Ariana Afghan B734 at Kabul on May 8th 2014, overran runway

Last Update: May 8, 2014 / 20:57:51 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 8, 2014

Classification
Accident

Flight number
FG-312

Departure
Delhi, India

Aircraft Registration
YA-PIB

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-400

ICAO Type Designator
B734

Airport ICAO Code
OAKB

An Ariana Afghan Airlines Boeing 737-400, registration YA-PIB performing flight FG-312 from Delhi (India) to Kabul (Afghanistan) with 130 passengers, landed on Kabul's wet runway 29 at about 17:05L (12:35Z) but overran the end of the runway, went through the localizer and came to a stop with all gear collapsed about 285 meters/930 feet past the end of the runway. The aircraft was evacuated. No injuries are being reported, the aircraft sustained substantial damage however.

According to Associated Press quoting the head of Kabul Airport, Mr. Yaquob Rasouli, there were no injuries and the aircraft sustained no damage.

Kabul Airport Police reported there were no injuries, an investigation has been opened into the accident, that occurred at around 5pm local time while arriving from Delhi.

Metars:
OAKB 081350Z 31004KT 4000 SHRA BKN030 OVC060 12/11 Q1019 RESHRA NOSIG RMK GRN GRN
OAKB 081310Z 19005KT 4000 SHRA BKN030 OVC060 12/10 Q1019 RESHRA NOSIG RMK YLO YLO
OAKB 081255Z 22005KT 2500 +SHRA BKN030 OVC080 12/10 Q1019 NOSIG RMK YLO YLO
OAKB 081250Z 00000KT 3000 SHRA BKN030 OVC080 12/10 Q1019 NOSIG RMK YLO YLO
OAKB 081150Z 16006KT 6000 SHRA VCTS SCT040CB BKN080 13/10 Q1018 RETSRA NOSIG RMK WHT WHT
OAKB 081119Z 18011KT 6000 TSRA SCT040CB BKN080 13/10 Q1018 RESHRA NOSIG RMK WHTWHT
OAKB 081108Z 18013KT 6000 SHRA FEW040CB SCT060 BKN100 13/10 Q1018 RETSRA NOSIG RMK WHT WHT
OAKB 081050Z 07012KT 8000 -TSRA FEW040CB SCT060 BKN100 15/10 Q1017 NOSIG RMK BLU BLU
OAKB 081000Z 12009KT 8000 -SHRA VCTS FEW050CB SCT070 BKN100 15/10 Q1016 NOSIG RMK BLU BLU
OAKB 080953Z 07015KT 8000 SHRA FEW050CB SCT070 BKN120 17/09 Q1016 NOSIG RMK BLUBLU
OAKB 080950Z 12005KT 8000 FEW050CB SCT080 BKN120 20/07 Q1016 NOSIG RMK BLU BLU

Relevant NOTAM:
A0560/14 - RWY 11/29 CLOSED FOR AIR TRAFFIC EXC EMERGENCIES. 08 MAY 20:00 2014 UNTIL 09 MAY 00:30 2014. CREATED: 08 MAY 20:03 2014

A0556/14 - RWY 11/29 CLOSED DUE TO ACCIDENT ON SITE. 08 MAY 14:42 2014 UNTIL 09 MAY 01:30 2014. CREATED: 08 MAY 14:45 2014

A0552/14 - ILS IS OUT OF SERVICE. REF AIP OAKB AD 2.1-139. 08 MAY 14:30 2014 UNTIL 08 AUG 23:59 2014. CREATED: 08 MAY 14:27 2014
Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 8, 2014

Classification
Accident

Flight number
FG-312

Departure
Delhi, India

Aircraft Registration
YA-PIB

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-400

ICAO Type Designator
B734

Airport ICAO Code
OAKB

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