RAF Avia Saab SF340 skidded off the runway on landing at Savonlinna Airport in Finland on 7 January 2019.
The flight MTL650P from Riga to start normal Airlink flight operations ran out to the left on runway 12. The propeller blade on the aircraft’s number 1 engine was damaged.
At the time of the incident, the Runway 12/30 was plowed to a width of 37 meters and the runway had dry snow about 8 millimeters. On the edges of the runway there were 40 centimeters of snow.
The runway at Savonlinna Airport is closed at least until 17:00 UTC.