Accident Boeing 747-230B (M) D-ABZA,
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Date:Saturday 20 March 1993
Type:Silhouette image of generic B742 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 747-230B (M)
Registration: D-ABZA
MSN: 23287/617
Year of manufacture:1985
Engine model:General Electric CF6-50E2
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Substantial, repaired
Location:Frankfurt International Airport (FRA) -   Germany
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Frankfurt International Airport (FRA/EDDF)
Destination airport:Chicago-O'Hare International Airport, IL (ORD/KORD)
During take-off, the no.2 engine suffered fan damage caused by a bird strike and failed some 30 kt above V1. Take-off was aborted and the aircraft overran by 450 m.


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