2016-01-28 Zagros Air MD-83 ran off runway at Mashhad, Iran
On landing at Mashhad Airport, the aircraft veered off the side of the runway where it came to rest in mud and snow. All passengers and crewmembers escaped the aircraft without injuries.
The McDD MD-83 aircraft landed on runway 31R in snowfall, when the pilots lost directional control and began to slide to the left of the runway.
The aircraft departed paved surface sliding sideways across soft ground where its right maingear collapsed until it came to a stop about 2000 meters away from the runway threshold.
There were seven injuries among all 154 on board during evacuation via chutes.
The aircraft sustained serious damage of its undercarriage, both wings and underbelly, making a repair less likely.
At the time local weather consisted of snowfall and temperarures minus freezing level.
METAR Mashhad Airport (OIMM):
METAR OIMM 281330Z 15012KT 1400 R13/P2000N R31/P2000U -SG BR OVC008 00/00 Q1016 A3002=
METAR OIMM 281300Z 15008KT 2000 -SG BR OVC008 00/00 Q1016 A3002=
Date: 2016-01-28 Time: 16:30
Location: OIMM MHD Mashhad
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Flight phase: LDG – Flare, Landing Roll, Aborted Landing after Touchdown
Damage to a/c: substantial
Flight no.: ZV 4010
From: OIFM/IFN: Esfahan To: OIMM/MHD: Mashhad
Operator: Zagros Airlines
Type: McDD MD-83
Age a/c: 25,7 years
Constr. No.: 49930
Occupants & Casualties
JACDEC 25-year Statistics :
- 2nd safety occurence for the operator
- 289th safety occurence of type (MD-80)
- 8th Safety occurence at Mashhad Airport
- 1st safety occurence for aircraft in question
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