Date & Time: May 30, 2008 at 0940 LT
Type of aircraft:
Airbus A320
Operator:
Registration:
EI-TAF
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
San Salvador – Tegucigalpa – Miami
MSN:
1374
YOM:
2000
Flight number:
TA390
Country:
Honduras
Crew on board:
6
Crew fatalities:
1
Pax on board:
118
Pax fatalities:
2
Other fatalities:
2
Total fatalities:
5
Captain / Total flying hours:
11899
Captain / Total hours on type:
8514
Copilot / Total flying hours:
1607
Copilot / Total hours on type:
250
Aircraft flight hours:
21957
Aircraft flight cycles:
9992
Circumstances:
On landing on runway 02, the aircraft did not decelerate as expected and overrun. It came onto a street, destroyed several cars and came to rest in a wall. The captain and two passengers were killed as two other people in ground vehicles. At least 81 passengers were injured. The aircraft was destroyed. At the time of the accident, the tropical depression called Alma hung over the city with high winds and strong rains.