Serious incident Boeing 737-86J (WL) VT-SGJ, Monday 29 April 2019
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Date:Monday 29 April 2019
Time:10:52 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 737-86J (WL)
Registration: VT-SGJ
MSN: 29641/1654
Year of manufacture:2005
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Category:Serious incident
Location:Shirdi Airport (SAG/VASD) -   India
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Delhi-Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL/VIDP)
Destination airport:Shirdi Airport (SAG/VASD)
Investigating agency: AAIB India
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
SpiceJet flight 945, a Boeing 737-800 aircraft suffered a runway excursion after landing on runway 09 at Shirdi Airport, India.

The incident occurred due to un-stabilized final approach and extended flare over runway which resulted in delayed touchdown and subsequent exiting of the aircraft from the runway.
Contributory Factors
• Non-assertive Pilot Monitoring.
• Continuing descent and not initiating “Go – around” when the aircraft was “un-stabilized” during final approach.

Weather reported about the incident time (1052Z):
VASD 291100Z 29006KT 6000 NSC 42/09 Q1007 NOSIG
VASD 291030Z 30007KT 6000 NSC 41/08 Q1008 NOSIG

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: AAIB India
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 12 months
Download report: Final report



Revision history:

29-Apr-2019 12:22 Added
29-Apr-2019 12:23 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
29-Apr-2019 12:26 harro Updated [Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
29-Apr-2019 12:29 harro Updated [Embed code]

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