Category Incident News

10
Jul

2014-07-06 Domestic Airways BN-2A Islander in landing accident at Monkey Mountain

Message The Islander received extensive and probably irrepairable damage when it veered off the landing strip at Monkey Mountain Airfield, Guyana at the end of a passenger flight from Mahdia. No one on board was seriously hurt. Monkey Mountain Airstrip has an unpaved runway of about 600 meters without any naviagtional aids. OCCURENCE DATASET Date: 2014-07-06 Time: 10:00 ...
7
Jul

2014-07-07 AirAsia A320 skidded off runway at Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei

Message On landing runway 03 in intense rainfall, the pilots lost directional control and the A320 skidded off to the right side of the runway where it came to a stop on soft grass. An emergency evacuation was carried out via chutes. All on board remained unhurt in the event. The runway was flodded with ...
6
Jul

2014-07-05 Argentine A340 and russian B763 in serious runway incursion at Barcelona, Spain

Message in fine weather, a serious runway incursion occured ta Barcelona´s El Prat Intl Airport. The Aerolineas Argentinas Airbus A340 was taxiing along taxiway "Kilo", crossed the threshold of runway 02 for the 1st time. Then the pilots intended to depart from runway 25R (instead of the shorter 25L) and turned left into taxiway "Delta", crossing the active runway ...
6
Jul

2014-07-03 separation conflict between a B777 and an A320 in Houston airspace

Message 2015-11-26 Singapore AAIB published its investigation report: DOWNLOAD REPORT (pdf) Singapore Airlines flight 61 departed runway15L at Houston G. Bush Intl Airport, and followed a northeastern departure route when ATC instructed the pilots to stop the climb at 5000 ft. At the same time Delta Air Lines Flight 2344 was instructed to hold flight ...
5
Jul

2014-07-04 Air Via Airbus A320 tailstrike landing at Leipzig

Message In clear weather and calm winds, the A320 failed to land within lengh of runway 08R and touched down hard short of the runway threshold. The aircraft bounced and touched down for a second time at the very beginning of the runway (in the area of the 'piano keys') in a nose-high attitude resulting ...
5
Jul

2014-07-05 Lufthansa Cityline CRJ-700 wrong runway at Katowice

Message Following a normal approach from the east, the pilots erroneously landed on a new build runway that was still under construction and not yet released for takeoff or landings. The pilots completed the landing run without further problems and taxied to the terminal. No one on board was hurt. At the time local visibility ...
2
Jul

2014-07-02 Skyward Intl Fokker 50 crashed into houses at Nairobi

Message Soon after lift-off at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, the Fokker 50 failed to gain sufficient height until it hit an electricitiy pole and crashed into two commercial buildings in a populated district of the city. There were no survivors among the crew members. Two security guards on the ground were injured by the accident ...
26
Jun

2014-05-30 Total Linhas Aereas ATR-42 tapir collision at Coari

Message The aircraft sustained damage when it hits a tapir in the late stages of the take-off run. The tapir was crossing the active runway and impacted the right maingear. It was dark at the time of the incident. The pilots continued the take-off and elected not to return but to continue to their destination ...
25
Jun

2014-06-24 Pakistan Intl Airlines Airbus A310 hit by gunfire on approach to Peshawar

Message The scheduled passenger flight was on final approach to runway 35 ta Peshawar when the aircraft came under ground fire. Dozens bullets punctured the hull at the right side and entering the passenger cabin. <br>A female passenger, sitting on seat 59J, was fatally injured when a bullet hits her head. Another passenger and two ...
19
Jun

2014-06-18 China Eastern AL ERJ-145 off runway on landing at Changzi, China

Message The aircraft landed on runway 18L in rain but veered off to the left of the runway where its entire undercarriage came to rest on grass about 200 meters further. No one was hurt and only little damage occured if any.  The incident is under investigation. However there were speculations the pilots may have ...
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