Date & Time: Oct 3, 2006 at 1120 LT
Type of aircraft:
Boeing 737-200
Operator:
Registration:
PK-RIE
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Balikpapan-Tarakan
MSN:
22804
YOM:
1983
Flight number:
RI394
Country:
Indonesia
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
6
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
104
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
On approach to Tarakan-Juwata Airport, the crew was informed of the poor visibility due to forrest fire and smoke. On landing, the aircraft veered off runway 06/24 (1,845 metres long), lost its undercarriage and one engine and eventually stopped. Nobody was injured but the aircraft was damaged beyond economical repair.