Lion Air Boeing 737 Overruns Runway at Pontianak

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A Lion Air Boeing 737-800, performing flight JT-714 from Jakarta to Pontianak (Indonesia) with 182 passengers and 7 crew, landed on Pontianak’s runway 15 in rain when the aircraft overran the end of the runway.

  • The aircraft came to a stop about 220 feet/67 meters past the end of the runway with all gear on soft ground just past the paved surface of the runway end safety area.
  • There were no injuries, the damage to the aircraft is being assessed.