Boeing 737-400 passenger jet was damaged in a runway excursion accident at Pontianak, Indonesia. PDF Print E-mail
Status: Preliminary
Date: 01 JUN 2012
Time: 12:35
Type: Boeing 737-4Y0
Operator: Sriwijaya Air
Registration: PK-CJV
C/n / msn: 24689/1883
First flight: 1990-06-19 (21 years 12 months)
Engines: 2 CFMI CFM56-3C1
Crew: Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 8
Passengers: Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 155
Total: Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 163
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location: Pontianak-Supadio Airport (PNK) (Indonesia)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature: Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport: Jakarta-Soekarno-Hatta International Airport (CGK) (CGK/WIII), Indonesia
Destination airport: Pontianak-Supadio Airport (PNK) (PNK/WIOO), Indonesia
Flightnumber: 188
A Boeing 737-400 passenger jet, registration PK-CJV, was damaged in a runway excursion accident at Pontianak, Indonesia. There were 163 passengers on board.
Sriwijaya Air flight SJ188 had departed from Jakarta-Soekarno-Hatta International Airport (CGK) on a regular flight to Pontianak (PNK). It was raining heavily at the time of the approach. After touchdown on runway 15 the airplane drifted left off the runway. The nose landing gear dug in soft ground and collapsed.

Weather at Pontianak at the time of the accident (ca 12:30 local / 05:30 UTC):
WIOO 010530Z 23022KT 0600 FEW009CB BKN007 29/25 Q1008 RMK CB OVER THE FIELD (Winds from the SW (230 degrees) at 22 knots; Visibility 600 m; Few clouds at 900 feet AGL, broken clouds at 700 feet AGL; Temperature 29.0°C; Dewpoint 25.0°C; 1008 mb; Cumulonimbus over the airfield.
Last Updated ( Tuesday, 12 June 2012 )