AAIB investigation to Cessna 402C, N603AB

Overrun on landing, Gorda Airport, British Virgin Islands (BVI), 11 February 2017.


After landing on Runway 03 at Virgin Gorda Airport, the pilot was unable to stop the aircraft on the runway and it came to rest on a bank at the edge of the ramp. The aircraft was extensively damaged but none of the nine occupants, including the pilot, was injured. The investigation generated a number of concerns both in the maintenance and operation of this aircraft, which was engaged in international public transport.

Two Safety Recommendations are made to the Federal Aviation Administration.

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Published 8 March 2018