Miami Air Boeing 737-800 overshot runway at Jacksonville, Florida

Status: Preliminary
Date: Friday 3 May 2019
Time: 21:43
Type: Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-81Q (WL)
Operator: Miami Air International
Registration: N732MA
C/n / msn: 30618/830
First flight: 2001-04-12 (18 years )
Engines: 2 CFMI CFM56-7B26
Crew: Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7
Passengers: Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 136
Total: Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 143
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location: Jacksonville Naval Air Station, FL (NIP) (   United States of America)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature: Int’l Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport: Guantánamo NAS (NBW/MUGM), Cuba
Destination airport: Jacksonville NAS, FL (NIP/KNIP), United States of America
Flightnumber: LL293

A Miami Air Boeing 737-800, registration N732MA, operating as Flight 293 from Cuba’s Leeward Point Field at Guantánamo Bay experienced a runway overrun upon landing at Jacksonville Naval Air Station/Towers Field (KNIP), Jacksonville, Florida. The airplane came to rest in the shallow waters of St. Johns River, sustaining substantial damage. The 143 passengers and crew survived and initially there have been no reported injuries.
The aircraft was engaged in a charter flight to bring military personnel and family members home. It departed Guantánamo Bay at 23:19 UTC and arrived at Jacksonville at 01:43 UTC (21:43 local time). At the time of landing a thunderstorm was active in the area.

METAR Weather report:

01:05 UTC / 21:05 local time:
KNIP 040105Z COR 08003KT 10SM -TSRA SCT008 BKN030CB BKN045 BKN250 25/23 A2997 RMK AO2 TSB04 OCNL LTGIC VC W TS W MOV E T1 SET P0000 T02500228 $

01:22 UTC / 21:22 local time:
KNIP 040122Z 35004KT 5SM +TSRA BR SCT008 BKN018CB OVC030 24/22 A2998 RMK AO2 TSB04 FRQ LTGIC OHD TS OHD MOV E T1 SET P0010 T02440222 $

01:45 UTC / 21:45 local time:
KNIP 040145Z 29008G16KT 3SM +TSRA BR SCT008 BKN015CB OVC032 24/22 A2999 RMK AO2 TSB04 FRQ LTGIC OHD TS OHD MOV E T1 SET P0063 T02440222 $

01:53 UTC / 21:53 local time:
KNIP 040153Z 13003KT 2SM +TSRA BR SCT010 BKN021CB OVC035 23/21 A2998 RMK AO2 TSB04 SLP149 FRQ LTGIC OHD TS OHD MOV E T1 SET P0074 T02280206 $