Date & Time: Nov 2, 2006 at 0745 LT
Type of aircraft:
Yakovlev Yak-40
Operator:
Registration:
RP-C2695
Flight Type:
Positioning
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Manille - Caticlan
MSN:
9522041
YOM:
1975
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Crew was performing a positioning flight to Caticlan to carry a group of tourists. After touch down, left tyre burst. Aircraft swerved to the left, contacted a grassy area and lost its left main gear before coming to rest. All three crew were uninjured while the aircraft was considered as damaged beyond repair.
Probable cause:
Tyre burst on landing.