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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 162840
Last updated: 18 October 2017
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Date:19-DEC-2013
Time:ca 16:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic B772 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-212ER
Owner/operator:Singapore Airlines
Registration: 9V-SRP
C/n / msn: 33369/448
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Singapore-Changi International Airport (SIN/WSSS) -   Singapore
Phase: Taxi
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Mumbai-Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (BOM/VABB)
Destination airport:Singapore-Changi International Airport (SIN/WSSS)
Narrative:
The nr.1 engine of a Singapore Airlines Boeing 777 sustained substantial damage when it ingested a an empty LD3 container.
Flight SQ421 had arrived in Singapore from Mumbai and was docking at Bay F37 when the incident happened.
The cargo container and two baggage trailers had been left in the equipment restraint area of bay F37 by an equipment operator who was preparing to service an arriving aircraft at the adjacent bay F42.
The airplane was repaired and reentered service again on December 22.

Sources:

http://www.mot.gov.sg/uploadedFiles/Ministry_of_Transport/Content_Blocks/About_MOT/Air_Transport/AAIB/Container%20ingestion%2019%20Dec%2013%20-%20FR.pdf

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: AAIB Singapore
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 7 months
Accident number: AIB/AAI/CAS.100
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Dec-2013 15:44 harro Added
03-Aug-2015 17:41 harro Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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