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Week 18/09/2017

Incident: Spicejet B738 at Mumbai on Sep 19th 2017, overran runway on landing:

By Simon Hradecky, created Tuesday, Sep 19th 2017 19:03Z, last updated Tuesday, Sep 19th 2017 20:37Z


A Spicejet Boeing 737-800, registration VT-SGZ performing flight SG-703 from Varanasi to Mumbai (India) with 183 people on board, landed on Mumbai's runway 27 in heavy rain at 21:57L (16:27Z) but overran the end of the runway and came to a stop with all gear on soft ground. There were no injuries, the passengers disembarked onto soft ground and were taken to the terminal.

Related NOTAM:

A1656/17 - RWY 09/27 NOT AVBL DUE DISABLED ACFT. 19 SEP 17:00 2017 UNTIL 20 SEP 05:00 2017. CREATED: 19 SEP 17:08 2017