AerCaribe 737 suffers runway overrun at Leticia

An AerCaribe Boeing 737-400, regsitration HK-5197 has suffered a landing accident on 28 January 2016 at Alfredo Vásquez Cobo International Airport in Leticia, Colombia.The cargo flight landed on runway 21 at approximately 18:30 local time, and overran the paved surface of the runway, coming to a stop on soft ground.

The weather at the time of the accident seemed to be rainy. No one suffered any serious injuries.

Colombia’s AeroCivil (Civil Aviation Authority) will investigate the incident.


Gerard Griessel

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