ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 144089
Last updated: 23 January 2021
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:24-FEB-2012
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A332 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-200
Owner/operator:South African Airways
Registration: ZS-SXY
C/n / msn: 1210
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 153
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport, SP (GRU/SBGR) -   Brazil
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Johannesburg International Airport (JNB/FAJS)
Destination airport:São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport, SP (GRU/SBGR)
Narrative:
A South African Airways A330 sustained minor damage in a runway excursion incident at São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport, SP (GRU/SBGR), Brazil.
Flight SA222 veered off the runway, but the crew managed to steer the aircraft back onto the runway before slowing the aircraft to taxi speed and stopping the aircraft after vacating the runway via high speed exit DD about 2300 meters/7,480 feet down the runway. No injuries occurred, a number of tyres deflated.

The runway was closed for about 6 minutes for an inspection and removal of dirt.

Metars:
SBGR 242100Z 13003KT 8000 BKN015 23/23 Q1014
SBGR 242000Z 00000KT 8000 -RA BKN015 BKN100 21/21 Q1014 RETSRA
SBGR 241940Z 29003KT 4000 TSRA BKN015 FEW025CB 21/21 Q1014 RERA
SBGR COR 241900Z 31012G24KT 0900 R27R/0900D R09L/1000D R09R/130 0D R27L/1500D +TSRA SCT010 BKN020CB 21/21 Q1014 WS ALL RWY
SBGR 241830Z 24005KT 3000 TSRA BKN020 SCT040CB 23/23 Q1013 WS A LL RWY
SBGR 241800Z 19007KT 4000 -TSRA BKN030 SCT040CB 24/21 Q1013
SBGR 241700Z 14004KT 9999 TS BKN030 FEW040CB 28/19 Q1014

Sources:

http://12horasnotciassobreaviacao.blogspot.com/2012/02/aviao-da-south-african-airways-derrapa.html
http://avherald.com/h?article=44b75993&opt=0
https://www.planespotters.net/Production_List/Airbus/A330/1210,ZS-SXY-South-African-Airways.php


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Feb-2012 10:44 dei kruve Added
28-Feb-2012 10:48 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description