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GOL Boeing 737 took off while a landed Aircraft was still on Runway.

GOL Boeing 737 took off while a landed Aircraft was still on Runway.

by Kiriakos Tsakiridis -
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April 16, 2018

Brazilian airline based in Rio de Janeiro, GOL Transportes Aereos Boeing 737-800 took off while a previously landed airforce aircraft was still on the runway.

The Boeing 737 flight G3-1732 with 154 passengers and 6 crew onboard was accelerating for takeoff from Brasilia airport, the crew noticed a previously landed airforce aircraft was still on the runway near the taxiway F.
The GOL flight crew continued takeoff passing close to the air force plane and landed in Sao Luis without further incident.

The Brazil’s CENIPA rated the occurrence a ‘serious incident’ and opened an investigation.

Ref: Aviation Herald

http://newsinflight.com/2018/04/16/gol-boeing-737-took-off-while-a-landed-aircraft-was-still-on-runway/