Runway excursion Incident Boeing 737-8BK VT-AXC, Friday 6 July 2007
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Date:Friday 6 July 2007
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
MSN: 33024/1688
Year of manufacture:2005
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)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
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.


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Revision history:

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

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