A Boeing 747-400 Thai Airways slid off the runway
Yesterday, 8 October, a Boeing 747-400 Thai Airways slid off the runway. There were no injuries.
For passengers on the TG679 flight on the Guangzhou - Bangkok route, October 8 will remain in their memory for a long time. Boeing 747-400 (HS-TGF) Thai Airways has slipped off the runway after landing.
The incident took place around 22: 48, local time. Due to heavy rain, Thai Airways Boeing 747-400 (HS-TGF) has slipped off the 19R runway at Bangkok Airport (Suvarnabhumi International Airport).
Boeing 747-400 Thai Airways has slipped off the runway
On board were 97 passengers and 18 crew members. There were no injuries. Those on board were evacuated through emergency exits. But Thai Airways' Boeing 747-400 (HS-TGF) suffered some notable damage.
A similar incident occurred on 8 September 2013, when a Thai Airways Airbus A330-300 suffered significant damage also on the 19L runway of Bangkok airport. Coincidence that the plane operates the same flight TG679, on the route Guangzhou - Bangkok. On board were 288 passengers and 14 crew members. 40 of people suffered injuries, 14 of them needed specialized medical care.