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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 178856
Last updated: 21 October 2017
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Date:20-AUG-2015
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-86N
Owner/operator:Dalian Airlines
Registration: B-5197
C/n / msn: 36811/2777
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 160
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Minor
Location:Xi'an Xianyang International Airport (XIY) -   China
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Chengdu Airport (CTU)
Destination airport:Xi'an Xianyang International Airport (XIY)
Narrative:
A Boeing 737-800, operated by Dalian Airlines as flight CA8926, suffered a taxiway excursion after landing at Xi'an Xianyang International Airport (XIY) due to nose wheel steering failure.
The aircraft landed on runway 23L at 20:55 and was taxiing to a gate when the crew reported they had lost nose wheel steering, Xi'an Airport said in a statement.
The aircraft veered off and came to a safe stop off the taxiway.
All 160 passengers disembarked normally. No one was hurt in the incident, but there were apparent damages to the aircraft's two nose wheels.

Sources:

http://www.wcarn.com/news/46/46667.html


Revision history:

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21-Aug-2015 08:17 harro Added

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