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Last updated: 21 June 2018
Datum:dinsdag 5 september 2017
Tijd:ca 02:40
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8HG (WL)
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Air India Express
Registratie: VT-AYB
Constructienummer: 36338/2962
Bouwjaar: 2009-06-28 (8 years 2 months)
Motoren: 2 CFMI CFM56-7B27
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 6
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 102
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 108
Schade: Groot
Plaats:Cochin International Airport (COK) (   India)
Fase: Landing (LDG)
Soort vlucht:Internationale lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH/OMAA), Verenigde Arabische Emiraten
Vliegveld van aankomst:Cochin International Airport (COK/VOCI), India
Air India Express flight IX452 was damaged in a taxiing accident at Cochin International Airport, India.
The aircraft, a Boeing 737-8HG (WL), landed on runway 27 at 02:37 hours local time following a flight from Abu Dhabi International Airport.
As it was taxiing to the ramp, the airplane suffered a taxiway excursion. It crossed a concrete storm water drain, causing the nose landing gear to collapse. The aircraft came to rest with the main landing gear in the drain.
According to the airport authority, the aircraft turned 90 m before the taxiway leading to the apron. The captain of the flight reported that the taxiway edge lights were inoperative as well as the taxiway F centreline lights.

METAR Weather report:
20:30 UTC / 02:00 local time:
VOCI 042030Z 00000KT 4000 -RA FEW010 SCT012 OVC080 27/25 Q1009 NOSIG

21:00 UTC / 02:30 local time:
VOCI 042100Z 00000KT 4000 RA SCT008 SCT012 FEW025CB OVC080 27/25 Q1009 BECMG 3000 RA

21:30 UTC / 03:00 local time:
VOCI 042130Z 05006KT 3000 -RA SCT008 SCT012 FEW025CB OVC080 26/25 Q1009 NOSIG


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Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Abu Dhabi International Airport en Cochin International Airport bedraagt 2777 km (1736 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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