Runway excursion Incident ATR 72-600 (72-212A) HK-4955, 15 Feb 2015
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 173905
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Time:c. 20:00 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT72 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
ATR 72-600 (72-212A)
Registration: HK-4955
MSN: 1114
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 57
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Popayán-Guillermo León Valencia Airport (PPN/SKPP) -   Colombia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Popayán-Guillermo León Valencia Airport (PPN/SKPP)
Destination airport:Bogotá-Eldorado Airport (BOG/SKBO)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
An ATR 72-600, operating Avianca's domestis service from Popayán to Bogotá (AV9246), suffered a partial runway excursion incident at Popayán, Colombia.
The left hand main landing gear wheel departed the paved surface of the runway during takeoff and traveled over grass before the crew was able to steer the plane back to the runway. The takeoff was aborted and the airplane returned to the platform.




Revision history:

16-Feb-2015 07:58 harro Added
16-Feb-2015 08:04 harro Updated [Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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