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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 86762
Last updated: 12 October 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8D6
Owner/operator:Air Algérie
Registration: 7T-VJK
MSN: 30203/640
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 48
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Category:Serious incident
Location:Lyon-Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS/LFLL) -   France
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Lyon-Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS/LFLL)
Destination airport:Sétif-Ain Arat Airport (QSF/DAAS)
Investigating agency: BEA
The aircraft departed the right side of the runway 36L during takeoff and rolled for about 250 meters on the grass verge alongside the runway. The aircraft joined the track after hitting a runway edge light and continued the takeoff. On arrival in Sétif, minor damage was found on the right engine, the airframe and nose gear.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BEA
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


Photo of 7T-VJK courtesy

Paris - Orly (LFPO / ORY)
2 September 2015; (c) Lewis Grant

Revision history:

23-Dec-2010 13:45 harro Added

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