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BREAKING: A Maldivian Dash-8 Suffers Runway Excursion During Landing In Kadhdhoo Airport

A National airline Maldivian Dash8 suffered runway excursion during landing in Kadhdhoo Airport earlier tonight.


The Maldivian De Havilland Dash8-300 was operating flight Q2274 from Kooddoo, Kadhdhoo to Male’.

The Dash8 went off the runway while attempting to landing for the second time following a go-around.

Maldives is currently experiencing bad weather all across with ‘white alert’ issued tonight between Baa Atoll and Addu City.


The current weather information from Kahdhdoo Airport reports winds gusting to 60 kmph with thunderstorm activity around the airport. These conditions will make it extremely challenging for landing.

Maldivian has since acknowledged the incident and reported that all passengers and crew are safe with no injuries.



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