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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 147560
Last updated: 23 April 2018
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A346 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A340-642
Owner/operator:China Eastern Airlines
Registration: B-6050
C/n / msn: 468
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 333
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Shanghai-Pudong Intl AP (ZSPD) -   China
Phase: Standing
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Shanghai-Pudong Intl AP (ZSPD)
Destination airport:Los Angeles
A taxiing Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 passenger plane (9M-MRO), flight MH389, contaced the tail of a China Eastern Airlines A340 plane, B-6050, waiting on the taxiway at Pudong International Airport.No one was injured.

The tip of the wing of the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 was broken off and hung on the tail of the China Eastern Airbus 340-600, according to pictures posted by passengers on the Internet.


Revision history:

10-Aug-2012 02:49 gerard57 Added
14-Aug-2012 12:21 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]

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