Narrative:The Boeing 737-600 approached runway 27 at Sevilla (SVQ) in poor weather conditions, consisting of rain and poor visibility. On landing the right main landing gear collapsed. The aircraft came to rest leaning to the right with the nose off the ground. Some 45 passengers were injured in the mishap.
|Status:||Preliminary - official|
|Date:||Saturday 18 March 2006|
|C/n / msn:|| 30209/1115|
|First flight:|| 2002-04-08 (3 years 12 months)|
|Engines:|| 2 CFMI CFM56-7B20|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 101|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 107 |
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Airplane fate:|| Repaired|
|Location:||Sevilla Airport (SVQ) (Spain)
|Phase:|| Landing (LDG)|
|Nature:||Int'l Non Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Oran-es Senia Airport (ORN/DAOO), Algeria|
|Destination airport:||Sevilla Airport (SVQ/LEZL), Spain|
Weather at the time of the accident (ca 09:30 Z):
LEZL 180900Z 17011G22KT 3000 TSRA FEW015CB BKN020 15/15 Q1001 NOSIG=
LEZL 180930Z 24011G22KT 3000 +TSRA SCT008 FEW015CB BKN020 14/14 Q1001 NOSIG=
LEZL 181000Z 17005G16KT 140V240 3000 TSRA SCT008 FEW015CB BKN020 13/13 Q1001 NOSIG=
This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not
display the exact flight path.
Distance from Oran-es Senia Airport to Sevilla Airport as the crow flies is 508 km (318 miles).
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.