Sita D228 at Phaplu on Apr 23rd 2017, wing collided with wall on landing

Last Update: April 23, 2017 / 15:21:20 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 23, 2017

Classification
Accident

Airline
Sita Air

Flight number
ST-605

Destination
Lukla, Nepal

Aircraft Registration
9N-AHR

Aircraft Type
DORNIER 228

ICAO Type Designator
D228

A Sita Air Dornier Do-228, registration 9N-AHR performing flight ST-605 from Kathmandu to Lukla (Nepal) with 14 passengers and 3 crew, could not land in Lukla due to weather and diverted to Phaplu (Nepal). An aircraft's wing contacted a wall during landing however before coming to a stop. There were no injuries, the wing received damage.

Local police reported a wing of the aircraft collided with a wall while landing at Phaplu and was cracked. There were no injuries.

No weather data for Lukla or Phaplu are available.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 23, 2017

Classification
Accident

Airline
Sita Air

Flight number
ST-605

Destination
Lukla, Nepal

Aircraft Registration
9N-AHR

Aircraft Type
DORNIER 228

ICAO Type Designator
D228

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