Runway excursion Accident Fairchild SA227-AC Metro III LV-VDJ,
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Date:Friday 7 June 2024
Time:22:00 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic SW4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Fairchild SA227-AC Metro III
Owner/operator:Dos Mil Aerosistema
Registration: LV-VDJ
MSN: AC-729
Year of manufacture:1989
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Río Gallegos International Airport, SC (RGL/SAWG) -   Argentina
Phase: Landing
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Comodoro General Enrique Mosconi International Airport, CB (CRD/SAVC)
Destination airport:Río Grande-Gobernador Ramón Trejo Noel International Airport, TF (RGA/SAWE)
Investigating agency: JST
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
The Fairchild SA227-AC Metro III suffered a runway excursion and nose gear collapse at Río Gallegos International Airport, SC (RGL). Both pilot were not injured


The aircraft was transporting 400 kg of inert explosives and 80 detonators to a mine in Río Grande (RGA). The flight diverted to RGL due to inclement weather at RGA.

Sources:

https://twitter.com/JSTsucesos/status/1799219903217680798
https://laopinionaustral.com.ar/rio-gallegos/avion-que-transportaba-explosivos-despisto-en-el-aeropuerto-de-rio-gallegos-427164.html

History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
6 September 1989 N27283 Skywest Airlines 0 Los Angeles, CA sub
5 November 2020 LV-VDJ Dos Mil Aerosistema 0 Mendoza-El Plumerillo Airport, MD (MDZ) sub
26 January 2022 LV-VDJ Dos Mil Aerosistema 0 Morón Airport (SADM) min

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Jun-2024 06:17 ASN Added
08-Jun-2024 06:24 ASN Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]
08-Jun-2024 06:27 ASN Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
08-Jun-2024 06:30 ASN Updated [Category]
08-Jun-2024 11:20 Anon. Updated [Total occupants]
08-Jun-2024 14:20 Anon. Updated [Narrative]

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