2016-05-07 JetKonnect ATR-72 off runway at Indore

2016-05-07 JetKonnect ATR-72 off runway at Indore

2016-05-07 JetKonnect ATR-72 off runway at Indore


The ATR-72 veered off runway on landing at Indore Airport coming to a stop on soft ground. None of the 70 occupants were hurt.

In rain and thunderstorm activity, the ATR-72 drifted off to the left immediately after landing on runway 25 at Indore Airport.

The aircraft with 70 people on board departed paved surface after about 100 meters down the runway where it crossed a taxiway until it stopped with all gear off pavement about 100 meters further.

All passengers and crewmembers were able to deplane without injury.  Damage to the aircraft is believed to be minor.

Indore ’s single runway is measuring 2750 x 45 meters (9022 x 150 ft).

METAR Indore Airport (VAID):

07/05/2016 18:30->
METAR VAID 071300Z 10009KT 5000 -TS FEW020 SCT025 FEWCB030 33/16=
07/05/2016 20:30->
VAID 071500Z 18014KT 5000 -TS FEW020 SCT025 FEWCB030 27/19=

Date: 2016-05-07 Time: 19:41:00
Location: VAID IDR Indore
Country: India
Flight phase: LDG – Flare, Landing Roll, Aborted Landing after Touchdown
Damage to a/c: minor

Flight no.: 9W 2793
From: VIDP/DEL: Delhi Indira Gandhi To: VAID/IDR: Indore
Type: Passenger
Operator: JetKonnect

Any additions or corrections ?
Please e-mail us


Aircraft Involved

© Y Seth | AirTeamImages

Type: ATR-72
Registration: VT-JCX
Age a/c: 3,5 years
Constr. No.: 1056

Occupants & Casualties

Crew Pax Other Total
Occupants 4 66 0 70
Fatalities 0 0 0 0
Injuries  0 0 0 0

JACDEC 25-year Statistics :

  • 5th safety occurence for the operator
  • 154th safety occurence of type (ATR-72)
  • 3rd safety occurence at Indore Airport
  • 1st safety occurence for aircraft in question

Order a Safety Report

Safety Report - Korean Air
Over 900 Airlines in Vetting System




Image & Information Sources

Copyright - Terms of Usage

All written and shown content on JACDEC.de is provided in the most accurate way. All information may be subject to changes because JACDEC.de cannot always ensure a full support of information updates to each news story.

No publication (or part of) provided by at JACDEC.de may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means or by any information retrieval system without written permission from JACDEC. The below information includes unofficial information and should be treated as this. Editors cannot be held responsible for any errors or omissions caused by any information source mentioned herein. The nature of the following information should be regarded as preliminary.
Furthermore, the author cannot be held accountable for correctness, completeness or quality of the information provided herein. Liability claims regarding damage caused by the use of any information provided, including any kind of information which is incomplete or incorrect,will therefore be rejected.
For further terms and conditions, check our legal disclaimer section:


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