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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 170979
Last updated: 20 April 2020
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Time:13:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MD82 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas MD-82
Registration: YV2992
C/n / msn: 53206
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Cumaná Airport (CUM/SVCU) -   Venezuela
Phase: Landing
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Caracas-Simón Bolívar International Airport (CCS/SVMI)
Destination airport:Cumaná Airport (CUM/SVCU)
Aeropostal flight VH334 from Caracas, Venezuela suffered a landing incident at Cumaná Airport.
The right hand main gear of the MD-80 sank through the runway pavement on landing. All passengers had the deplane on the runway through the rear stairs as the airplane was disabled on the runway.

Cumaná Airport has a single runway, 08/26, measuring 10171 x 148 feet (3100 x 45 meters).


Revision history:

04-Nov-2014 19:21 harro Added
04-Nov-2014 19:37 harro Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
05-Nov-2014 07:48 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Embed code]
05-Nov-2014 10:54 Chieftain Updated [Time, Source, Embed code]
07-Nov-2014 07:12 gerard57 Updated [Registration]
07-Nov-2014 07:34 El_serj Updated [Cn]

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