Date & Time: Jul 24, 2015 at 1730 LT
Type of aircraft:
ATR72-200
Operator:
Registration:
XY-AIH
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Mandalay – Yangon
MSN:
469
YOM:
16
Flight number:
JAB424
Country:
Myanmar
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
5
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
49
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
The approach to Yangon-Mingaladon Airport was completed in poor weather conditions with low visibility due to heavy rain falls. Upon touchdown on runway 21, the left main gear collapsed. The aircraft run for 1,100 meters then veered off the runway to the left. When coming into soft ground, the nose gear collapsed as well and the aircraft came to rest 75 feet left to the runway. One passenger was slightly injured and all 53 other occupants were evacuated safely. The aircraft was seriously damaged and later damaged beyond repair during recovery operations.