ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 193964
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Narrative:Royal Jordanian flight RJ800 suffered a runway excursion after landing at Sulaymaniyah International Airport, Iraq, according to local media. There were no personal injuries.
|Date:||Saturday 4 March 2017|
|Time:||c. 01:00 UTC|
Embraer ERJ-175LR (ERJ-170-200 LR)
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 31|
|Aircraft damage:|| Minor|
|Location:||Sulaymaniyah International Airport (ISU/ORSU) -
|Nature:||Passenger - Scheduled|
|Departure airport:||Amman-Queen Alia International Airport (AMM/OJAI)|
|Destination airport:||Sulaymaniyah International Airport (ISU/ORSU) |
|Confidence Rating:|| Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources|
According to local information supplied by Meran Chusty, a video of the situation after the incident shows it took a while (approx. 20 mins) before the passengers were able to disembark on the runway. A police officer then asked the passengers to give them their phones to delete the photos and the videos. The video posted on Facebook was sent by a passenger to his wife while still on board.
After the incident the airport was temporarily closed per Notam: "AD CLSD DUE TO DISABLED AIRCRAFT ON THE STRIP AND SHOULDER OF THE RWY."
Weather reported about the time of the incident (01:00 UTC):
ORSU 040200Z 34004KT 0500 FG SCT040 BKN070 03/03 Q1016
ORSU 040100Z VRB03KT 1000 FG FEW045 SCT070 02/02 Q1016
ORSU 040000Z VRB03KT 1200 BR FEW045 SCT070 03/03 Q1017
ORSU 032300Z VRB03KT 2000 BR SCT045 SCT070 06/06 Q1017
http://web.archive.org/web/20180124223509/http://www.gdnonline.com/Details/192701/Royal-Jordanian-plane-veers-off-in-Iraqi-Kurdistan http://www.thebaghdadpost.com/en/story/7729/Plane-veers-off-runway-at-Sulaymaniyah-airport https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/jy-emh#ca19ae9
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