Runway excursion Serious incident ATR 72-600 (72-212A) PR-ATH, Friday 28 September 2012
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Date:Friday 28 September 2012
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT72 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
ATR 72-600 (72-212A)
Owner/operator:Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras
Registration: PR-ATH
MSN: 991
Year of manufacture:1980
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 49
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Category:Serious incident
Location:Cascável Airport, PR -   Brazil
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Campinas, SP
Destination airport:Cascável PR
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
A plane of Azul Airlines skidded off the runway at the Cascavel airport in second attempt. After the crash the plane taxied and the passengers disembarked normally. The wind was very strong at the time of the accident. The aircraft was carrying 49 passengers and no one was injured.
The aircraft suffered minor damage and underwent maintenance.
Earlier on Monday (1st) of october, Azul and Trip - who belong to the same group of aviation - announced the temporary suspension of flights in Cacavel Airport. "Right now, companies are conducting technical evaluations of operational conditions in that airport, in order to preserve adequate levels of operational security," said a statement.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 9 years and 2 months
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

29-Sep-2012 06:48 cleberjc Added
29-Sep-2012 06:49 harro Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
29-Sep-2012 08:29 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Embed code, Narrative]
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01-Oct-2012 11:21 cleberjc Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
24-Dec-2021 09:38 harro Updated
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