Aserca MD82 at Puerto Ordaz on Jan 31st 2013, runway excursion on backtracking

Last Update: February 2, 2013 / 19:08:46 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 31, 2013

Classification
Incident

Airline
Aserca

Flight number
R7-971

Aircraft Registration
YV153T

ICAO Type Designator
MD82

An Aserca Airlines McDonnell Douglas MD-82, registration YV153T performing flight R7-971 from Porlamar to Puerto Ordaz (Venezuela) with 30 people on board, had safely landed on Puerto Ordaz's runway 25 and was about to turn around to backtrack the runway to the apron, when the nose wheels exited paved surface.

The runway needed to be closed until the aircraft was towed off the runway.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 31, 2013

Classification
Incident

Airline
Aserca

Flight number
R7-971

Aircraft Registration
YV153T

ICAO Type Designator
MD82

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