ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 147571
Last updated: 1 September 2014
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Date:09-AUG-2012
Time:16:40
Type:Silhouette image of generic B772 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-2H6ER
Owner/operator:Malaysia Airlines
Registration: 9M-MRO
C/n / msn: 28420/404
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 263
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Shanghai-Pudong Intl AP (ZSPD) -   China
Phase: Taxi
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Shanghai-Pudong Intl AP (ZSPD)
Destination airport:Kuala Lumpur
Narrative:
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.

The very same plane went missing on March 8, 2014 while on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing,

Sources:
http://www.shanghaidaily.com/nsp/Metro/2012/08/10/Widebody%2Bpassenger%2Bplanes%2Bbump%2Bat%2BPudong%2BInternational/
http://www.bea.aero/fr/enquetes/2012/2012.semaine.32.pdf

March 2014 accident: http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=20140308-0


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Aug-2012 13:27 gerard57 Added
10-Aug-2012 13:40 vvvww Updated [Cn]
14-Aug-2012 12:21 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]
08-Mar-2014 19:38 mcantsin Updated [Narrative]
08-Mar-2014 19:38 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]
09-Mar-2014 07:49 Amrut Updated [Embed code]
09-Mar-2014 07:50 harro Updated [Embed code]
09-Mar-2014 10:17 37.228.107.26 Updated [Embed code]
09-Mar-2014 10:18 harro Updated [Embed code]
09-Mar-2014 15:00 harro Updated [Embed code]
17-Mar-2014 07:40 194.59.120.161 Updated [Embed code]
17-Mar-2014 07:41 harro Updated [Narrative]
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