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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 177597
Last updated: 28 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8Q8 (WL)
Owner/operator:Korean Air
Registration: HL8224
MSN: 38822/3704
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 75
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Category:Serious incident
Location:Guam-A.B. Won Pat International Airport (GUM/PGUM) -   Guam
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Pusan-Kimhae Airport (PUS)
Destination airport:Guam-A.B. Won Pat International Airport (GUM/PGUM)
Investigating agency: ARAIB
Korean Air Flight KE2115 from Busan, South Korea to Guam, suffered a brief runway excursion during landing rollout at Guam.
The aircraft landed on runway 06R at 03:06 hours local time following a previous go around.
Some 2000 feet after landing, the aircraft began to drift to the right of the runway and it went into the grass
The crew were able to steer the plane back onto the runway at 4400 feet after landing. The aircraft stopped on the runway and was towed to the apron.

Chan-Hom, the ninth typhoon of this year, and Nangka, the 11th typhoon, were both close to the island that day.

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Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: ARAIB
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

06-Jul-2015 08:02 harro Added
12-Nov-2016 18:46 harro Updated [Damage, Narrative]

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