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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 191046
Last updated: 29 April 2020
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Date:01-NOV-2016
Time:22:09
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-216
Owner/operator:AirAsia
Registration: 9M-AFU
C/n / msn: 3154
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Kota Bharu-Pengkalan Chepa Airport (KBR/WMKC) -   Malaysia
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Kota Bharu-Pengkalan Chepa Airport (KBR/WMKC)
Destination airport:Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL/WMKK)
Narrative:
AirAsia flight AK6443, an Airbus A320-216, got stuck at Kota Bharu Airport, Malaysia, when it taxied off the side of the runway with the left hand main gear and nose landing gear.
The aircraft was preparing for departure from runway 10 and had back tracked on the runway. It was turning at the runway 10 threshold when it's wheels departed the paved surface of the runway. The incident happened in the hours of darkness.
The Kota Bharu Airport does not have a parallel taxiway, which forces aircraft to back track on the runway and perform a 180-degree turn to line up.

Weather about the time of the incident (22:09 LT/14:09 Z) was:
WMKC 011500Z 00000KT 9999 FEW010 BKN140 28/25 Q1011
WMKC 011400Z 34002KT 9999 FEW010 BKN140 28/25 Q1010
WMKC 011300Z 36003KT 9999 FEW010 BKN140 28/25 Q1009

Sources:

https://www.nst.com.my/news/2016/11/185187/hundreds-stranded-airasia-aircraft-skids-runway-kota-baru-airport-video
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/9m-afu#b7c310f


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Nov-2016 09:09 harro Added
02-Nov-2016 09:11 harro Updated [Embed code, Photo, ]

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