L2017-05 Airliner loss of control during landing roll at Turku airport on 25.10.2017

The Safety Investigation Authority, Finland decides to initiate a safety investigation according to the Safety Investigation Act (525/2011) into a serious incident which occurred during landing roll at Turku airport on 25.10.2017. There were no injuries The aircraft involved was an CityJet CRJ900 with 88 passengers and 4 crew on board. After touch down aircraft exited partially the runway. Then it turned left 190° with high speed and stopped at the end of runway.

Air traffic controller (ret.), Pekka Orava is appointed as a team leader of investigation group. The members of the investigation group are airline captain Mika Kosonen, M.A. (Psych.), Dr.Sc. (Econ.) Petri Koistinen and Special Investigator Timo Naskali. Chief Air Safety Investigator Mr. Ismo Aaltonen is appointed as the investigator in charge.

Published 30.10.2017