A TAROM airship departed from the runway of the Iasi airport on landing
According to a mediafax correspondent, on Saturday night a TAROM aircraft took off from the runway of the Iasi airport on landing, but was immediately recovered by the pilots. The aircraft was flying from Bucharest to Iasi.
The causes that led to this small incident are still unknown, at this time being investigated by the aeronautical authorities. The incident was reported to the Civil Aviation Safety Investigation and Analysis Center within the Ministry of Transport, which will initiate an investigation in this case.
After recovery, the aircraft ran smoothly to the landing gate. There were no injuries!
The return flight Iasi - Bucharest was operated with another TAROM aircraft sent specially. The plane involved in the incident left empty, on Sunday morning, for Bucharest.
Update 13.08.2012: On August 11 2012, the TAROM YR-ATH aircraft, which operated the RO 709 Bucharest-Iaşi flight, left the runway slightly during the braking procedure, after landing. The 54 passengers did not experience this event and were disembarked normally, in complete safety.
On the spot, a technical check was requested, after which it was found that the aircraft can go to the usual parking position.
In order to find out the causes of this event, a commission of inquiry was set up, the investigation being carried out.