Virgin Atlantic A333 at Saint Lucia on Oct 2nd 2017, runway excursion on backtrack.
A Virgin Atlantic Airbus A330-300, registration G-VLUV performing flight VS-90 from Saint Lucia Hewanorra (Saint Lucia) to London Gatwick,EN (UK), was backtracking runway 10 for departure when the aircraft attempted to turn around for line up but went off the paved surface and became disabled. The airport is currently closed.
A1476/17 – RUNWAY 10/28 CLSD DUE DISABLED AIRCRAFT. 03 OCT 01:30 2017 UNTIL 03 OCT 20:00 2017. CREATED: 03 OCT 02:04 2017