Accident: Trigana B733 at Wamena on Jul 28th 2020, wing tip strike on unstabilized approach

A Trigana Air Services Boeing 737-300, registration PK-YSZ performing a freight flight from Jayapura to Wamena (Indonesia) with 2 crew and 14 tons of goods, performed an entirely unstabilized approach to Wamena’s runway 15 rolling right and left, but continued the approach to a touch down with the left wing low causing the wing tip and flaps to contact the runway surface at about 07:38L (22:38Z Jul 27th). The aircraft rolled out without further incident. Both crew were taken to a hospital for checks. The aircraft sustained visible damage to flaps fairing, outboard flaps and wing tip, the damage is being assessed.

Papua Police reported both crew were taken to a hospital for checks of their health condition. Indonesia’s KNKT opened an investigation.

Link: http://avherald.com/h?article=4da87516&opt=0

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