Copa Airlines Boeing 737 Becomes Disabled During Vacating the Runway

Photo: Francisco Muro J.

Reading Time: < 1 minute

Copa Airlines Boeing 737-800, performing flight from Panama City (Panama) to Cordoba (Argentina), landed on Cordoboa’s runway 18 at 06:14Z and turned off the runway into high speed turn off taxiway but became disabled before crossing the hold short line.

The runway needed to be closed.

Argentina’s JIAAC reported they have opened an investigation into the occurrence, the exact nature of which has yet to be determined and that had happened at 06:15 UTC. There were no injuries.

According to a photo that surfaced in Argentina the inboard right main tyre deflated.

Photo: Andres Lavallen