Sponsor Message:
Civil Aviation Forum
My Starred Topics | Profile | New Topic | Forum Index | Help | Search 
Russian Plane Skids Off Runway In Indonesia  
User currently offlineFleitao From Portugal, joined Feb 2005, 30 posts, RR: 1
Posted (7 years 10 months 1 week 2 days 19 hours ago) and read 5029 times:

Hi All,

Does anybody know anything about this ? Would it be possible to get any photos or more infos ?

Thanks

___________________________________

148 words
10 November 2006
Xinhua News Agency
English
(c) Copyright 2006 Xinhua News Agency

JAKARTA, Nov. 10 (Xinhua) -- A Russian plane hired for a special mission of
extinguishing forest fires in Indonesia skidded off runway at South
Kalimantan's airport amid heavy rain Friday, but no one was injured in the
incident.

The BE-200 aircraft was unable to stop at the end of Syamsuddin Noor
Airport's runway in the provincial capital of Banjarmasin and went across
the line until the landing gear plunged into a ditch 50 meters from the
runway, reported the leading news website Detikcom.

The plane carried 12 Russian crews and an Indonesian assistant.

"Heavy rain has made the runway very slippery," airport official Siswadi
was quoted as saying.

The government have leased two amphibious BE-200s supported by 29 crew from the Russian Emergencies Ministry since early this month to help fight
forest fires in Kalimantan and Sumatra islands.


An Airbus is not a Playstation with wings.
1 replies: All unread, jump to last
 
User currently offlineThenoflyzone From Canada, joined Jan 2001, 2490 posts, RR: 11
Reply 1, posted (7 years 10 months 1 week 2 days 18 hours ago) and read 4883 times:

Forest fires in heavy rain!...LOL

Serioulsy though, hope the crew is alright!

AK



us Air Traffic Controllers have a good record, we haven't left one up there yet !!
Top Of Page
Forum Index

This topic is archived and can not be replied to any more.

Printer friendly format

Similar topics:More similar topics...
Jet Airways Plane Skids Off Runway In Indore posted Mon Jul 2 2007 16:14:00 by TGV
Plane Skids Off Runway In Rifle, CO posted Sun Mar 25 2007 06:19:43 by 87GROUNDED
Fedex Plane Skids Off Runway In SDF posted Thu Jul 27 2006 16:37:00 by Geg2rap
Plane Skids Off Runway In Ghana posted Tue Jul 4 2006 15:45:07 by Soups
Passenger Plane Skids Off Runway In Dalian, China posted Tue Jun 24 2003 05:33:00 by Carnoc
Chinese Made Plane Skids Off Runway In Shanghai posted Wed Dec 12 2001 15:16:46 by Hkg_clk
Plane Skids Off Runway At Prestwick posted Wed Dec 23 2009 01:41:45 by Vanguard
Plane Crashes Off Runway In Sudan posted Mon Dec 21 2009 19:40:19 by Zkeye
Aircraft Skids Off Runway In Oradea, NW Romania posted Fri Jan 16 2009 12:58:50 by Nickbbu
Transaero 747 Skids Off Runway In Bulgaria posted Tue Jun 17 2008 04:08:58 by JoKeR