Aviation Photo #1402580 Beech B200 Super King Air - Corporate Aircraft Charter

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After departure, the wheels didn't fully retract, so the aircraft then made an emergency landing on Rwy30. Aircraft landed with the gear up and all passengers and crew evacuated after the aircraft came to a stop. Good work to all involved. Thousands witnessed the incident as the Qantas A380 was about 45 minutes from arriving in Adelaide for the first time.
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    David Morrell - Avid Creations
    Corporate Aircraft Charter
    Beech B200 Super King Air
    Beech 200/1300 Super King Air (C-12)
    Beech 200/1300 Super King Air (C-12)
    Beech
    BB-1150
    VH-URU
    Adelaide - International
    South Australia
    Australia
    September 27, 2008
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Photo Added: September 27, 2008

Comments (5)

Anonymous
10 years ago
Gees Dave, too much heat haze in that one, however did you manage to get it accepted?? ;)
Now, about that reserve day...
Anonymous
10 years ago
Wierd how when an a380 is coming in something happens...like the 757 at LAX.
Anonymous
10 years ago
Get back to work :P Well done on getting it top of last 24hrs.
Anonymous
10 years ago
Yeah overall it was a good day it was hot, people suvived, the A380 came and the hawlks won the grandfinal. but i didnt get a good photo though too much heat haze
Anonymous
10 years ago
Good work, draging it in on one engine, the other one shut down and feathered, to minimize damage to engines and props.
The old 200s have a problem when exeeding the gear retraction speed on t/o, some linkage must have snapped preventing the extension when needed.

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