Incident Boeing 737-566 SU-GBK, Wednesday 2 August 2017
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Date:Wednesday 2 August 2017
Type:Silhouette image of generic B735 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 737-566
Owner/operator:AMC Airlines
Registration: SU-GBK
MSN: 26052/2276
Year of manufacture:1992
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 113
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Sliac Airport (SLC) -   Slovakia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Hurghada Airport (HRG/HEGN)
Destination airport:Sliac Airport (SLD/LZSL)
Investigating agency: LNVU
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
The aircraft, flight AMV3811, was long for landing, had to break hard and damaged the left landing gear and brakes. It had to be towed off the RWY, where it became disabled. The airport was closed for a few hours.

Cause of the air accident
Intensive braking - necessary as a result of landing at a high speed and 1,090 m from THR RWY36.
Contributing causes
Non-stabilized approach at a higher angle and higher speed.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: LNVU
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


News archive, including the photos of the dissabled aircraft on the RWY.


Revision history:

03-Aug-2017 11:57 letec20 Added
04-Aug-2017 06:00 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Narrative]
04-Aug-2017 06:04 harro Updated [Embed code, Damage]
22-Jul-2020 14:44 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Source, Narrative]
22-May-2023 06:31 harro Updated

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