ACTIVITY REPORT 2020

ACTIVITY REPORT 2020

ACTIVITY REPORT 2020

The BEA publishes its 2020 activity report:

1. Overview of accidents, investigations initiated in 2020 by the BEA
2. Investigations closed, reports published in 2020
3. General considerations on air safety in France in 2020
4. Safety recommendations
5. Engineering Department activities
6. International activities, communication & training actions, information for families
7. Human resources & finances
8. Focus

 

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Serious incident to the drone DJI - Inspire 2 on 14/07/2019 at Barcarès

Serious incident to the drone DJI - Inspire 2 on 14/07/2019 at Barcarès

During a festival, the drone used for filming purposes, collided with one of the vertical structures of the stage and its path came to an end in the audience.

The report underlines the importance of complying with the third-party exclusion zone.

Propeller protections and knowledge of the emergency procedures are also discussed.

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Serious incident to the ATR 42-500 registered F-GPYF operated by HOP! on 25/03/2018 at beginning of descent to Aurillac airport

Serious incident to the ATR 42-500 registered F-GPYF operated by HOP! on 25/03/2018 at beginning of descent to Aurillac airport

At the start of the descent, the left main landing gear door detached from the plane, causing further damage to the aircraft. The loss of a nut is the cause of this in-flight separation. The safety investigation brought to light errors in the manufacturer's generic maintenance documentation that may lead to the installation of screw / nut combinations which do not correspond to the state-of-the-art.

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Serious Incident to the Airbus A320-214 registered EC-HQJ and operated by Vueling Airlines on 17/11/2017 en route between Geneva and Barcelona

Serious Incident to the Airbus A320-214 registered EC-HQJ and operated by Vueling Airlines on 17/11/2017 en route between Geneva and Barcelona

 

Serious incidents characterized by the inhalation of potentially incapacitating substances require that samples be taken as soon as possible after exposure of the crew. Such responsiveness supposes that the approach be anticipated and coordinated by the operators, authorities and medical structures at airports, in particular those associated with a commercial passenger activity. This report shows that the conditions can be met for operators and flight crews to establish agreements to allow such samples to be taken for the benefit of safety investigations, or even work on cabin air quality.

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Last updates

General aviation

Investigation Opening

Accident to the Robin HR100 registered F-HRDM on 12/05/2021 at Wambrechies

General aviation

Investigation Opening

Accident to the Schleicher ASW24 registered F-CGGH on 12/06/2021 at Pont-Saint-Vincent

General aviation

Investigation Opening

Accident to the Mistubishi MU2B registered D-IKKY on 11/06/2021 at Haguenau

Commercial transport

Investigation Opening

Incident to the Airbus A320 registered 4R-ABL operated by Srilankan airlines on 31/05/2021 above the Arabian Sea

Commercial transport

Investigation Opening

Accident to the ATR72 registered SX-THR operated by Sky Express on 30/05/2021 at Alexandroupolis

General aviation

Investigation Report cat.2

Accident to the Piper PA19 « Super Cub » registered F-BOUF on 12/02/2017 at Chavenay-Villepreux (Yvelines)

General aviation

Investigation Report cat.3

Accident to the Cessna 152 registered F-GVAX on 28/03/2021 at Yvrac (Nouvelle-Aquitaine)

General aviation

Investigation Report cat.3

Accident to the Mooney - M20 registered F-HCCM on 03/07/2020 at Troyes-Barberey (Grand Est)

General aviation

Investigation Report cat.3

Accident to the Robin - DR400 - 160 registered F-GCAH on 09/09/2020 at Aubenas-Ardèche Méridionale (Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes)

General aviation

Investigation Report cat.3

Accident to the Issoire Aviation APM-20 Lionceau registered F-GRRO on 22/08/2020 at Dax (Nouvelle-Aquitaine)

General aviation

Investigation Opening

Accident to the Schweizer 269 registered F-GHOO on 06/06/2021 at Marennes

General aviation

Investigation Opening

Accident to the Robin DR400 registered F-GKQG and to the Robin DR400 registered F-GXJR on 05/06/2021 at Loudun

General aviation

Investigation Opening

Accident to the Tecnam P2010 registered F-HFMO on 31/05/2021 at Tours

Commercial transport

Investigation Opening

Serious incident to the Cessna 404 registered F-GXAS operated by Airawak on 07/05/2021 at Fort-de-France

Commercial transport

Investigation Opening

Serious incident to the ATR 72 registered HK-5040 operated by Avianca Express on 02/05/2021 at Bogota

Accident to a Piper PA46 on 21/01/2019 near Guernsey

General aviation

Investigation Opening

Accident to the Issoire APM20 registered F-GRKA on 30/05/2021 at Aurillac

General aviation

Investigation Opening

Accident to the Andral Roland FL 01 identified 30SR on 28/05/2021 at Vairé

Commercial transport

Investigation Opening

Event to the Airbus A320 registered CC-AWL operated by Jetsmart on 25/05/2021 near Concepcion

General aviation

Investigation Opening

Accident to the Jonker Sailplanes JS-1C registered ZS-GEO on 25/05/2021 at Château-Arnoux Saint-Auban

General aviation

Investigation Opening

Accident to the Cessna F172 registered F-GCNK on 23/05/2021 at Abzac

General aviation

Investigation Opening

Accident to the Tecnam P2008 registered F-HBRD on 20/05/2021 at Messimy

General aviation

Investigation Opening

Accident to the Mudry Cap10 registered F-GGYC on 23/05/2021 at Peyrolles lake

Commercial transport

Investigation Opening

Accident to the Airbus AS350 registered C-FHPQ operated by Go Hélico on 18/05/2021 at 145 NM north of St Honoré

Aerial work

Investigation Opening

Accident to the Bell 47G registered F-GKTR on 13/05/2021 at Planaize

State flight

Investigation Opening

Accident to the Airbus AS350 registered N841BP on 12/05/2021 at Oklahoma City

Aerial work

Investigation Opening

Accident to the Airbus AS350 registered C-GHEX on 11/05/2021 at les Escoumins

Commercial transport

Investigation Opening

Serious incident to the ATR 72 registered B17010 operated by Unir Air on 10/05/2021 at Matsu Nangan

Aerial work

Investigation Opening

Accident to the Airbus AS350 registered PP-PIT on 06/05/2021 at Arapoti

General aviation

Investigation Report cat.2

Accident to the Aviakit Vega 912 T identified 84FK on 15/08/2020 at Saint-Martin-de-Londres (Hérault)

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