Vliegtuigongeval op 28 MAY 1995 met Boeing 747-467 VR-HOX - Hong Kong-Kai Tak International Airport (HKG)
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Datum:zondag 28 mei 1995
Type:Silhouette image of generic B744 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 747-467
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Cathay Pacific Airways
Registratie: VR-HOX
Constructienummer: 24955/877
Bouwjaar: 1991-09-11 (3 years 9 months)
Motoren: 4 Rolls-Royce RB211-524G
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 21
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 398
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 419
Schade: Groot
Gevolgen: Repaired
Plaats:nabij Hong Kong-Kai Tak International Airport (HKG) (   Hong Kong)
Fase: Kruisvlucht (ENR)
Soort vlucht:Internationale lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Hong Kong-Kai Tak International Airport (HKG/VHHH), Hong Kong
Vliegveld van aankomst:Frankfurt International Airport (FRA/EDDF), Duitsland
Shortly after take-off, when passing 2400 ft, the engine fire detection system indicated a fire in no.2 engine. Almost immediately the crew heard a loud bang from the left side of the aircraft and flames were sighted by the pilot. The aircraft returned to the departure airport. By the time the aircraft stopped the fire was extinguished. Fire damage to no.2 engine, pylon and surrounding area was found.

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Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Hong Kong-Kai Tak International Airport en Frankfurt International Airport bedraagt 9117 km (5698 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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