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Accidentdescription

Lastupdated:21September2015
Status:
Final
Date:
Sunday26June1988
Time:
14:45

Type:
AirbusA320111
Operator:
AirFrance
Registration:
FGFKC
C/n/msn:
009
Firstflight:
19880106(6months)
Totalairframehrs: 22
Cycles:
18
Engines:
2CFMICFM565A1
Crew:
Fatalities:0/Occupants:6
Passengers:
Fatalities:3/Occupants:130
Total:
Fatalities:3/Occupants:136
Airplanedamage: Destroyed
Airplanefate:
Writtenoff(damagedbeyondrepair)
Location:
MulhouseHabsheimAirport( France)
Phase:
Initialclimb(ICL)
Nature:
Demonstration
Departureairport: Basel/MulhouseEuroAirport(BSL/LFSB),France
Destinationairport: Basel/MulhouseAirport(BSL/LFSB),France
Flightnumber:
AF296Q
Narrative:
ThenewlydeliveredAirbusA.320wastoperformforAirCharteraseriesofflightsonbehalfoftheMulhouseFlying
Club.ThecrewweretooverflyMulhouseHabsheimairporttwotimes(firstatlowspeed,geardownat100feetandthe
otherathighspeedincleanconfiguration)aspartofanairshow.
TheaircrafttookofffromBasleMulhouse(BSL)at14:41andclimbedto1000feetagl.Thecrewstartedthedescentthree
minuteslaterandHabsheimwasinsightat450feetagl.Thefirstofficerinformedthecaptainthattheaircraftwasreaching
100feetat14:45:14.Thedescentcontinuedto50feet8secondslaterandfurtherto3035feet.Goaroundpowerwas
addedat14:45:35.TheA.320continuedandtouchedtreesattheendoftherunwayat14:45:40witha14deg.pitch
attitudeandenginespeedbeing83%N1.Theplanesankslowlyintotheforestandafirebrokeout.
PROBABLECAUSES:"TheCommissionbelievesthattheaccidentresultedfromthecombinationofthefollowing
conditions:1)verylowflyoverheight,lowerthansurroundingobstacles2)speedveryslowandreducingtoreach
maximumpossibleangleofattack3)enginespeedatflightidle4)lateapplicationofgoaroundpower.Thiscombination
ledtoimpactoftheaircraftwiththetrees.TheCommissionbelievesthatifthedescentbelow100feetwasnotdeliberate,
itmayhaveresultedfromfailuretotakeproperaccountofthevisualandauralinformationintendedtogivetheheightof
theaircraft."
Classification:
ControlledFlightIntoTerrain(CFIT)Ground
Sources:

FinalreportconcerningtheaccidentwhichoccuredonJune26th1988atMulhouseHabsheim(68)totheAirbusA320,
registeredFGFKC/MinistryofPlanning,Housing,TransportandMaritimeAffairs
ICAOAdrepSummary3/88(#2)
Officialaccidentinvestigationreport
investigatingagency:
Bureaud'Enqutesetd'Analyses(BEA)France
reportstatus:
Final
reportnumber:
Reportfkc880626
durationofinvestigation: days()
downloadreport:
Reportfkc880626

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Thismapshowstheairportofdepartureandtheintendeddestinationoftheflight.Thelinebetweentheairportsdoesnot
displaytheexactflightpath.
DistancefromBasel/MulhouseEuroAirporttoBasel/MulhouseAirportasthecrowfliesisNANkm(NANmiles).

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