Starbow B463 at Tamale on Oct 6th 2015, overran runway, nose gear collapsed

Last Update: October 8, 2015 / 15:13:21 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Oct 6, 2015

Classification
Accident

Flight number
S9-110

Departure
Accra, Ghana

Destination
Tamale, Ghana

Aircraft Registration
9G-SBB

ICAO Type Designator
B463

A Starbow Airlines British Aerospace BAe 146-300, registration 9G-SBB performing flight S9-110 from Accra to Tamale (Ghana) with 76 passengers, landed on Tamale's runway 23 at 08:31L (08:31Z) but overran the end of the runway, broke through a barrier and came to a stop with the nose gear collasped on pavement being prepared to become a runway extension. There were no injuries, the occupants disembarked the aircraft normally. The aircraft received substantial damage.

Ghana's Civil Aviation Authority have dispatched a team of investigators to Tamale.

Tamale features a runway 05/23 of 8000 feet/2440 meters length, due to the work in progress a landing distance of 5940 feet/1810 meters was available.

Related NOTAM:
B0070/15 - WIP ON EXTENDED RWY 23. PRESENCE OF MEN AND EQUIPMENTS. CAUTION ADVISED DURING LANDING AND TAKE-OFF--------------------------------------------------------+++

B0060/15 NOTAMN
Q) DGAC/QMTCM/IV/NBO/A/000/999/
A) DGLE B) 1507100600 C) 1510101800
E) DUE TO WIP, THR 05 DISPLACED BY 490M WITH NEW THRESHOLD COORDINATES AS 9DEG 33'16.71''N 0 DEG 51'56.98''W AND NEW DECLARED DISTANCES FOR RWY05/23 AS FLWS:
RWY TORA TODA ASDA LDA
----------------------------------------------
05 1900 1990 1990 1810
23 1810 1900 1900 1810.

No weather data are available (neither METARs nor local weather station data).
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Oct 6, 2015

Classification
Accident

Flight number
S9-110

Departure
Accra, Ghana

Destination
Tamale, Ghana

Aircraft Registration
9G-SBB

ICAO Type Designator
B463

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