AAIB investigation to ATR 72-212 A, EI-REM
Aircraft rear fuselage touched runway on landing, Ronaldsway, (Isle of Man) Airport, 22 December 2015
The co-pilot, who was undergoing line training under supervision, mishandled the flare slightly and the tail bumper, on the underside of the rear fuselage, made light contact with the runway. The aircraft was inspected and no maintenance action was necessary for it to continue in service.
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Published: 14 April 2016
Date of occurrence: 22 December 2015