TAM NTSB Report July 17, 2007

DCA07RA059

On July 17, 2007, at 21:54 UTC, an Airbus A320-233, Brazilian registration PTMBK, serial number 789, operated by TAM Linhas Aéreas overran the end of runway 35 at the Sao Paulo Congonhas airport upon landing. The airplane was on a scheduled domestic flight from Porto Alegre, Brazil. The airplane departed the runway to the left side near the departure end and crossed over a road prior to impacting a cargo depot and gas station. The end of the runway is on elevated terrain approximately 80 meters above the surface of the road. The 6 crew members, 162 passengers, and 18 persons on the ground suffered fatal injuries. The aircraft was destroyed by impact forces and fire.

This accident is being investigated by the Brazilian Aeronautical Accident Prevention and Investigation Center (CENIPA). The NTSB is assisting as state of manufacture of the IAE V2527 engines, and is providing flight data and cockpit voice recorder readouts at the request of the CENIPA Investigator in Charge.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

2 Responses to “TAM NTSB Report July 17, 2007”

RSS Plane Crash News

Blogroll

  • Air Consumer.gov
  • AirCrashConsultants
  • Airfleets
  • Airliners.net
  • AOPA
  • Bird Strike Database
  • Bird Strike Database Query
  • EASA
  • FAA
  • Find A Pilot
  • Frixo
  • IATA
  • International Civil Aviation Organization
  • Montreal Convention MC99 English
  • Nasa
  • NOAA
  • NTSB
  • RITA
  • U.S. Office of Special Counsel
May 2018
M T W T F S S
« Apr    
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031  
  • JetBlue Flight Returns to Buffalo After Bird Strike https://t.co/ORF7Bmqj5n
    about 19 hours ago
  • Japan Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Japan https://t.co/KPFQMO6Lfr
    about 19 hours ago
  • Delta Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at DFW Airport https://t.co/hh9B1f4mGK
    about 19 hours ago
  • Germania Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Tel Aviv https://t.co/JWrTEzM0AY
    about 19 hours ago
  • 19-year-old now sole survivor of Cuban plane crash https://t.co/7e93FYtbDy
    about 22 hours ago