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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 230043
Last updated: 28 February 2020
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Date:18-OCT-2019
Time:14:48
Type:Silhouette image of generic A388 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A380-841
Owner/operator:Asiana
Registration: HL7635
C/n / msn: 183
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 401
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Seoul Incheon Airport (ICN) -   South Korea
Phase: Standing
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Seoul-Incheon International Airport (ICN/RKSI)
Destination airport:Los Angeles International Airport, CA (LAX/KLAX)
Narrative:
Asiana Flight OZ202 from Seoul ICN to Los Angeles LAX was delayed 50 minutes due to a problem with the no.1 engine. Engineers worked on the engine but smoke and sparks occurred during the engine start-up test.
News reports indicated 401 passengers were traveling on flight 202, but it is unclear if they were on board during the incident.

Sources:

http://news.kbs.co.kr/news/view.do?ncd=4305501&ref=A
https://www.yna.co.kr/view/AKR20191018125100003?input=tw


Images:

Photo of HL7635 courtesy AirHistory.net


Los Angeles - International (KLAX / LAX)
17 February 2018; (c) Gerard Helmer

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Oct-2019 09:43 MWall Added
18-Oct-2019 09:44 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Oct-2019 09:51 harro Updated [Time, Total occupants, Phase, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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