2014-01-03 PK-GRF CRJ-1000 @ Sorong, Indonesia, off runway whilst turning
|Location:||WASS SOQ Sorong Jefman Airport|
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|Flight phase:||TXI – Taxi, Power Back|
|Damage to a/c:||minor|
|Flight no.:||GA 699|
|From:||WASR/MKW: Manokwari To: WASS/SOQ: Sorong Jefman Airport|
|Operator:||Garuda Indonesia Airways|
|Age a/c:||1.0904 years|
|After a normal landing on runway 27 at Sorong the nose gear departed paved surface the the pilots were about to turn around on the runway for a backtrack. The nosegear departed paved surface and came to a stop about three meters further. There were no injuries occurred,
Traffic came to a standstill at Sorong until the aircraft was towed out of its position and back to the apron.
Sorong´s Jefman Airport has a single runway (04/22) of 1650 meters in lengh and 30 meters in width.
Jacdec Incident ID: 2014-01-03-CRJ10