EasySky JS31 at San Pedro Sula on Dec 31st 2012, veered off runway and ran down into ditch

Last Update: March 30, 2013 / 17:17:00 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 31, 2012

Classification
Accident

Airline
EasySky

Flight number
EKY-735

Aircraft Registration
HR-AWG

ICAO Type Designator
JS31

The accident siteA EasySky British Aerospace Jetstream 31, registration HR-AWG performing flight EKY-735 from Roatan to San Pedro Sula (Honduras) with 17 passengers and 2 crew, landed on San Pedro Sula's runway at 10:14L (16:14Z) but veered off the runway and ran down a ditch about 40 meters/130 feet off the edge of the runway before coming to a stop with all gear collapsed. The captain received minor injuries, the other occupants remained uninjured, the aircraft sustained substantial damage.

The airline reported the crew noticed a problem with the brakes during roll out just before the aircraft veered off the runway.

On Mar 30th 2013 the NTSB reported the aircraft with 19 occupants veered off the runway while landing San Pedro Sula and came to rest in a ditch. There were no injuries, the aircraft sustained substantial damage. Honduras DGAC, investigating the occurrence, requested the assistance by the NTSB.

Metars:
MHLM 311900Z 36006KT 9999 SCT028 BKN250 29/23 Q1015 A2997 NOSIG=
MHLM 311800Z 01005KT 9999 SCT028 BKN250 28/23 Q1017 A3003 NOSIG=
MHLM 311700Z 34003KT 9999 SCT026 BKN250 27/24 Q1018 A3006 NOSIG=
MHLM 311620Z 01002KT 9999 SCT026 BKN250 27/24 Q1018 A3006 NOSIG=
MHLM 311600Z 06002KT 9999 SCT026 BKN250 26/24 Q1018 A3006 NOSIG=
MHLM 311500Z 16003KT 9999 FEW025 BKN250 24/24 Q1019 A3009 NOSIG=
MHLM 311400Z 21003KT 9999 FEW025 BKN250 22/22 Q1018 A3006 NOSIG=
MHLM 311300Z 00000KT 7000 SCT024 BKN080 21/21 Q1017 A3003 NOSIG=
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 31, 2012

Classification
Accident

Airline
EasySky

Flight number
EKY-735

Aircraft Registration
HR-AWG

ICAO Type Designator
JS31

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