2015-01-02 Loganair Saab SF-340 blown off runway at Stornoway Scotland

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2015-01-02 Loganair Saab SF-340 blown off runway at Stornoway Scotland

Narrative

On take-off from runway 18 in stormy weather with guts peaking above 30 knots , the Saab 340 veered to the left of the runway until it departed paved surface and ended on soft grass beneath.

Its nosegear collapsed before it came to rest.  At least two passengers suffered minor injuries.

Stornoway´s main runway 18 / 36 is 2,315 m in lengh.


OCCURENCE DATASET

Date: 2015-01-02 Time: 08:33:00
Location: EGPO SYY Stornoway
Country: United Kingdom
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Flight phase: TOF – Take-off, Rejected Take-off
Damage to a/c: substantial

Flight
Flight no.: BE 6820
From: EGPO/SYY: Stornoway To: EGPF/GLA: Glasgow
Type: Passenger
Operator: Loganair
Leased from: Flybe

Aircraft
Type: Saab SF-340
Registration: G-LGNL
Age a/c: 23,7 years
Constr. No.: 246

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Occupants & Casualties

Crew Pax Other Total
Occupants 3 25 0 28
Fatalities 0 0 0 0
Injuries 0 4

JACDEC 20-year Statistics :

  • 10th safety occurence for the operator
  • 49th safety occurence of type (SF-340)
  • 2nd safety occurence at airport
  • 1st safety occurence for aircraft in question

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Abbreviations

AP = Airport / AL = Airlines / Avn = Aviation / AW = Airways / C/N: Construction Number / DSP = Domestic Scheduled Passenger / DNP = Domestic Non-Scheduled Passenger / DSC = Domestic Scheduled Cargo / DNC= Domestic Non-Scheduled Cargo / GND = On the ground / parked, stored / FMN= Flying Mission, Air Work / FRY = Ferry-, Positioning Flight / IMC = Intrument Meteorological (flying) Conditions / ISP = International Scheduled Passenger / ISC=International Scheduled Cargo / INP = International Non-Scheduled Passenger / INC =International Non-Scheduled Cargo/ OPS = Flight Operation(s) / NRV = Non-revenue, Private Flight / TRN =Training Flight /  TST = Test & Certification Flight / VMC = Visual Meteorological (flying) Conditions