Passaredo AT72 at Rondonopolis on Jan 9th 2016, landed short of runway, took out airport fence

Last Update: January 20, 2016 / 16:16:52 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 9, 2016

Classification
Accident

Flight number
P3-2330

Aircraft Registration
PR-PDD

Aircraft Type
ATR ATR-72-200

ICAO Type Designator
AT72

A Passaredo Avions de Transport Regional ATR-72-212A, registration PR-PDD performing flight P3-2330 (dep Jan 8th) from Brasilia,DF to Rondonopolis,MT (Brazil), was on approach to Rondonopolis' runway 02 when the aircraft touched down more than 300 meters/1000 feet short of the runway in a soy field at 00:23L (03:23Z), rolled for about 30 meters/100 feet and collided with and took out a fence (with concrete pylons) while going around. The aircraft landed without further incident following a second approach. There were no injuries, the aircraft sustained substantial damage to fuselage, propellers and landing gear.

The Secretary of Transport and Traffic of Rondonopolis stated, the incident didn't have any gravity, the plane landed safely and normally some time later.

The airline stated that due to weather the aircraft needed to go around following a first touch down at 00:23L (03:23Z). The aircraft positioned for another approach and landed safely on the second approach. The passengers disembarked normally.

On Jan 20th 2016 the French BEA reported based on notification by Brazil's CENIPA, that the aircraft touched down short of the runway and went around, joined a traffic pattern and landed normally in a second approach. The aircraft collided with a fence during the maneouver, however. The CENIPA have not yet rated the occurrence, an investigation is underway.

Rondonopolis features a runway 02/20 of 1850 meters/6070 feet length.

Metars:
SBRD 090530Z 11005KT 0100 BCFG NSC 23/23 Q1010=
SBRD 090330Z 10005KT 0100 BCFG NSC 23/23 Q1010=
SBRD 090220Z 10005KT 1000 BCFG NSC 22/22 Q1011=
SBRD 090130Z /////KT 1000 FG VV010 ///// Q1010=
SBRD 082030Z 00000KT 9999 FEW020 BKN100 25/23 Q1007=
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 9, 2016

Classification
Accident

Flight number
P3-2330

Aircraft Registration
PR-PDD

Aircraft Type
ATR ATR-72-200

ICAO Type Designator
AT72

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