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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 215752
Last updated: 9 September 2020
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Date:06-JUL-2007
Time:night
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8BK
Owner/operator:Air India Express
Registration: VT-AXC
C/n / msn: 33024/1688
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 61
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Cochin International Airport (COK/VOCC) -   India
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Thiruvananthapuram International Airport (TRV/VOTV)
Destination airport:Cochin International Airport (COK/VOCC)
Narrative:
Air India Express flight IX454, a Boeing 737-800 (VT-AXC) had an accident while landing in heavy rain. The aircraft at touchdown (approx. 1000 ft from the runway beginning) veered off runway 27 (45m wide) to the
south into the monsoon softened shoulder. 1000ft after traveling through the grass and mud the aircraft reentered the runway destroying the runway edge lights on the south side of Runway 27. The aircraft did manage to taxi to the ramp. The nose-wheel, engines, nacelle, lower fuselage, trailing edge flaps etc. were damaged.

Sources:

http://www.kaepa.org.kw/kaepa/pdfs/fltopsinrainingconditions.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Sep-2018 06:54 harro Added
28-Sep-2018 06:55 harro Updated [Nature, Departure airport]

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