ASN Aircraft accident Boeing 737-9GPER (WL) PK-LFH Surabaya-Juanda Airport (SUB)
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Status:Information verified through authorities or other official sources.
Date:Saturday 1 February 2014
Type:Silhouette image of generic B739 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-9GPER (WL)
Operator:Lion Air
Registration: PK-LFH
MSN: 35710/2285
First flight: 2007-05-30 (6 years 8 months)
Total airframe hrs:21840
Engines: 2 CFMI CFM56-7B26/3
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 215
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 222
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Aircraft fate: Repaired
Location:Surabaya-Juanda Airport (SUB) (   Indonesia)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Balikpapan-Sepingan Airport (BPN/WALL), Indonesia
Destination airport:Surabaya-Juanda Airport (SUB/WARR), Indonesia
Flightnumber: 361
A Boeing 737-900 operated by Lion Air was damaged in a bounced landing accident at Surabaya-Juanda Airport (SUB) in Indonesia. There were 225 persons on board. Two passengers suffered serious injuries and three passengers suffered minor injuries.
The airplane, PK-LFH, performed the scheduled domestic service JT-361 from Balikpapan (BPN) to Surabaya. During the approach the crew received the latest wind information: 270 degrees at 16 knots. They were cleared for landing on runway 28.
After the first touch down, the aircraft experienced series of four bounced landings and the aircraft tail skid indicator touched the runway. The last touch down resulted in forces of 3.866 G

An inspection found the nose wheel hub was broken, one main tire flat, tail skid damage, and wrinkling to the rear fuselage section.

Accident investigation:

Investigating agency: NTSC Indonesia
Status: Investigation ongoing
Duration: 52 days (2 months)
Accident number: KNKT.
Download report: Preliminary report

Runway mishap



photo of Boeing-737-9GPER-PK-LFH
accident date: 01-02-2014
type: Boeing 737-9GPER (WL)
registration: PK-LFH
photo of Boeing-737-9GPER-PK-LFH
accident date: 01-02-2014
type: Boeing 737-9GPER (WL)
registration: PK-LFH
photo of Boeing-737-9GPER-PK-LFH
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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 Balikpapan-Sepingan Airport to Surabaya-Juanda Airport as the crow flies is 814 km (509 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.
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