NTSB Identification: DCA08WA007
Accident occurred Sunday, October 28, 2007 in Katowice, Poland
Aircraft: Boeing 737-800, registration:
Injuries: 122 Uninjured.

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

On October 28, 2007, an Air Europa Lineas Aereas Boeing 737-800, registration EC-HBM, struck approach lights during its approach to Katowice International Airport (EPKT), Katowice, Poland. There were no reported injuries to any of the 114 passengers or 8 crewmembers but the airplane was substantially damaged.

The investigation is being conducted by the Poland State Commission of the Aircraft Accident Investigation. The NTSB has assigned an Accredited Representative to assist the investigation under the provisions of ICAO Annex 13 as the Country of Manufacture and Design of the airplane.

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