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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 168107
Last updated: 11 February 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A306 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A300B4-605R
Owner/operator:Kuwait Airways
Registration: 9K-AMD
C/n / msn: 719
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 200
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Brussels Airport -   Belgium
Phase: En route
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Kuwait International Airport (KWI/OKBK)
Destination airport:London-Heathrow Airport (LHR/EGLL)
Kuwait Airways flight KU103 was en route from Kuwait to London-Heathrow when it diverted to Brussels Airport, Belgium. The airplane was overhead Belgium when the pilots noted smoke in the cockpit. A descent was initiated at 17:10 local time (15:10 UTC) from FL340 and the airplane landed safely at 17:32.



Photo of 9K-AMD courtesy

Geneva - International (LSGG / GVA)
12 June 2013; (c) Danny Grew

Revision history:

29-Jul-2014 06:49 John Veldhuijzen Added
29-Jul-2014 06:58 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
29-Jul-2014 06:58 harro Updated [Narrative]

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