Narrative:Due to recent construction work, the Boeing touched down 500m beyond the runway threshold. Due to heavy rainfall the aircraft aquaplaned off the runway 11/29 and became stuck in the mud; the landing gear was torn off.
|Date:||Tuesday 31 January 1995|
|Operator:||Angola Air Charter|
|C/n / msn:|| 19005/257|
|First flight:|| 1966-04-17 (28 years 10 months)|
|Engines:|| 3 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-7B|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3 |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Huambo Airport (NOV) (Angola)
|Phase:|| Landing (LDG)|
|Destination airport:||Huambo Airport (NOV/FNHU), Angola|
» Scramble 192(52)
N358QS was exported to Angola in August 1994.
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.