Orient Thai B733 at Surat Thani on Jul 31st 2013, burst two tyres on landing, runway excursion during backtrack

Last Update: July 31, 2013 / 21:32:04 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 31, 2013

Classification
Incident

Flight number
OX-833

Destination
Phuket, Thailand

Aircraft Registration
HS-BRA

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-300

ICAO Type Designator
B733

A Orient Thai Boeing 737-300, registration HS-BRA performing flight OX-833 from Guiyang (China) to Phuket (Thailand) with 130 passengers and 9 crew, was estimated to land in Phuket at about 18:00L (11:00Z) but diverted to Surat Thani due to weather at Phuket. The aircraft landed safely on Surat Thani's wet runway 22 at about 19:00L (12:00Z) but burst at least one left hand main tyre during roll out. While turning around to backtrack the runway after landing both left hand main wheels exited paved surface, the aircraft stopped with both left hand main tyres deflated.

The runway was closed until the aircraft could be towed back onto paved surface and to the apron.

Metars Phuket:
VTSP 311400Z VRB01KT 3000 RA SCT016 BKN100 BKN300 24/22 Q1010 A2982 NOSIG
VTSP 311330Z 33006KT 7000 -RA SCT016 BKN100 BKN300 24/22 Q1009 A2979 NOSIG
VTSP 311300Z 32005KT 3000 RA SCT016 BKN100 BKN300 24/22 Q1009 A2980 TEMPO FM 1325 TL 1425 VRB15G35 2000 SHRA
VTSP 311230Z 31014G24KT 3000 TSRA SCT016CB BKN100 BKN300 24/22 Q1009 A2979 TS OVER AD TEMPO FM 1305 VRB15G35 3000 SHRA
VTSP 311130Z 26009KT 5000 -TSRA FEW015CB FEW016 SCT100 BKN300 24/23 Q1007 A2975 TS N
VTSP 311030Z 29008KT 5000 -RA SCT016 SCT120 BKN300 25/23 Q1006 A2972 TEMPO FM 1040 TL 1120 VRB15G25 3000 SHRA
VTSP 311000Z 29011KT 5000 -RA SCT016 SCT120 BKN300 24/23 Q1007 A2975
VTSP 310930Z 25012KT 2000 +RA SCT015 SCT120 BKN300 27/24 Q1006 A2971 TEMPO TL 1005 24015G25 3000 SHRA

Metars Surat Thani:
VTSB 311400Z 18006KT 6000 -RA BKN017 OVC120 24/24 Q1008 A2979 INFO P/ RWY 22
VTSB 311300Z 18005KT 7000 BKN016 OVC120 24/24 Q1008 A2976 RERA INFO O/ RWY 22
VTSB 311100Z 18004KT 7000 -RA OVC017 24/24 Q1006 A2973 INFO M/ RWY 22
VTSB 311000Z 23005KT 6000 -RA OVC017 25/25 Q1006 A2973 INFO L/ RWY 22
VTSB 310900Z 24008KT 5000 RA OVC017 25/25 Q1006 A2971 INFO K/ RWY 22
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 31, 2013

Classification
Incident

Flight number
OX-833

Destination
Phuket, Thailand

Aircraft Registration
HS-BRA

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-300

ICAO Type Designator
B733

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