Cargolux B748 at Novosibirsk on Nov 7th 2017, runway excursion during backtrack

Last Update: November 8, 2017 / 20:03:44 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Nov 7, 2017

Classification
Incident

Airline
Cargolux

Flight number
CV-977

Aircraft Registration
LX-VCK

Aircraft Type
Boeing 747-8

ICAO Type Designator
B748

Airport ICAO Code
UNNT

A Cargolux Boeing 747-800, registration LX-VCK performing flight CV-977 from Novosibirsk (Russia) to Luxembourg (Luxembourg), was backtracking runway 25 for departure. While turning around the aircraft contacted and damaged 3 runway edge and 3 runway threshold lights and stopped.

Rosaviatsia reported the aircraft sustained damage to the left nose wheel as well as to the aft outboard left body gear wheel. The runway 07/25 did not need to be closed, the wheels needed to be replaced however. The aircraft was able to depart with a delay of 11:15 hours.

Metars:
UNNT 071400Z 29006MPS 9999 SCT013 OVC029 M01/M03 Q1018 R25/690145 R16/590140 NOSIG RMK QFE753/1005=
UNNT 071330Z 28005MPS 9999 SCT011 OVC023 M01/M03 Q1017 R25/690150 R16/590140 NOSIG RMK QFE753/1004=
UNNT 071300Z 28005MPS 9000 -SN BKN009 OVC017 M01/M02 Q1017 R25/690150 R16/590140 NOSIG RMK QFE753/1004=
UNNT 071230Z 28005MPS 5000 -SN BKN009 OVC017 M01/M02 Q1017 R25/690150 R16/590140 NOSIG RMK QFE753/1004=
UNNT 071200Z 28005MPS 9000 -SN OVC010 M01/M03 Q1016 R25/690150 R16/590140 NOSIG RMK QFE752/1003=
UNNT 071130Z 28005MPS 9999 OVC011 M01/M03 Q1016 R25/690150 R16/690245 NOSIG RMK QFE752/1003=
UNNT 071100Z 28005MPS 9999 OVC010 M01/M03 Q1016 R25/690150 R16/690245 NOSIG RMK QFE752/1002=
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Nov 7, 2017

Classification
Incident

Airline
Cargolux

Flight number
CV-977

Aircraft Registration
LX-VCK

Aircraft Type
Boeing 747-8

ICAO Type Designator
B748

Airport ICAO Code
UNNT

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