NTSB Identification: DCA00WA074
Incident occurred Sunday, July 23, 2000 in MONTREAL, Canada
Aircraft: Boeing 747-2B6B, registration:
Injuries: 380 Minor.

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. The foreign authority was the source of this information.

On July 23, 2000, about 1800 Eastern Daylight Time, a Boeing 747-2B6B, Canadian registration CN-RME, operated by Royal Air Maroc, overran runway 24 during landing at Mirabel Airport near Montreal, Quebec, Canada, and impacted construction barriers. The airplane received minor damage to the no. 2 engine. No injuries were reported with the 15 crewmembers and 362 passengers. Instrument meteorological conditions prevailed. The international flight had departed from John F. Kennedy Airport near New York City, New York, and was destined for Montreal.

The accident is being investigated by Mr. Real Levasseur of the Transportation Safety Board of Canada, Place du Centre, 200 Promenade du Portage, Hull, Quebec, Canada, K1A 1K8. This report is for informational purposes only and contains only information obtained for or released by other sources.

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