Globus B734 at Rostov on Apr 6th 2012, overran runway

Last Update: April 7, 2012 / 17:36:36 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 6, 2012

Flight number
GH-1155

Destination
Rostov, Russia

Aircraft Registration
VP-BTA

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-400

ICAO Type Designator
B734

A Globus Airlines (subsidiary of S7 Sibir Airlines) Boeing 737-400 on behalf of S7 Sibir Airlines, registration VP-BTA performing flight GH-1155/S7-1155 from Moscow Domodedovo to Rostov (Russia) with 157 people on board, landed on Rostov's runway 22 in rain at about 15:45L (11:45Z) but overran the runway (length 2500 meters/8200 feet) by about 100 meters/330 feet and came to a stop with all gear on soft ground. No injuries occurred, the aircraft sustained minor damage to the nose landing gear due to impact with the approach lights runway 04. As result of the incident the airport was closed for 3 hours until the aircraft was back on paved surface and could be towed to the apron. Observer Erik, see photo below, reported the aircraft touched down about half way down the runway. The aircraft was towed back onto paved surface about 2.5 hours after landing, the airport reopened about 3 hours after the incident. Metars: URRR 061300Z 09002MPS 060V130 9999 FEW050CB BKN100 23/05 Q1009 TEMPO 3000 -TSRA RMK SC055 URRR 061230Z 13003MPS 9999 FEW050CB BKN100 23/04 Q1009 TEMPO 3000 -TSRA RMK SC055 URRR 061200Z 27002MPS 200V320 9999 SCT050CB BKN100 22/07 Q1010 TEMPO 3000 -TSRA RMK SC055 URRR 061130Z 00000MPS 9999 -SHRA SCT050CB BKN100 23/04 Q1010 TEMPO 3000 -TSRA RMK SC055 URRR 061100Z 21004MPS 9999 -SHRA FEW050CB BKN100 23/05 Q1010 NOSIG RMK SC055 URRR 061030Z 18004G08MPS CAVOK 24/04 Q1010 NOSIG RMK SC070 URRR 061000Z 15004G07MPS CAVOK 23/05 Q1011 NOSIG RMK SC070 URRR 060930Z 13004G07MPS CAVOK 22/06 Q1011 NOSIG RMK SC070 URRR 060900Z 13004G07MPS CAVOK 21/07 Q1012 NOSIG RMK SC070 VP-BTA on soft ground (Photo: Erik RostovSpotter): Map (Graphics: AVH/Google Earth):
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 6, 2012

Flight number
GH-1155

Destination
Rostov, Russia

Aircraft Registration
VP-BTA

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-400

ICAO Type Designator
B734

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