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Last updated: 13 December 2018
Date:lundi 11 juin 2018
Type/Sous-type:Silhouette image of generic A343 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A340-313
Immatriculation: D-AIFA
Numéro de série: 352
Année de Fabrication: 2000-06-20 (18 years)
Moteurs: 4 CFMI CFM56-5C4
Equipage:victimes: 0 / à bord: 0
Passagers:victimes: 0 / à bord: 0
Total:victimes: 0 / à bord: 0
Dégats de l'appareil: Substantiels
Conséquences: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Lieu de l'accident:Frankfurt International Airport (FRA) (   Allemagne)
Phase de vol: Tracté (PBT)
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Aéroport de destination:-
An Airbus A340-300, registration D-AIFA, was being towed at Frankfurt Airport, Germany when a fire broke out in the tow tug. The plane sustained substantial damage to the nose and cockpit section. Ten airport staff, consisting of ground crew and emergency responders, suffered minor injuries as a result of smoke inhalation.

The aircraft was being prepared for flight LH426 from Frankfurt Airport, Germany to Philadelphia International Airport, USA. D-AIGP was assigned to replace the damaged aircraft, and departed at 3:10PM CEST with a delay of two hours.



photo of Airbus A340-313 	D-AIFA
photo of Airbus A340-313 	D-AIFA
photo of Airbus A340-313 	D-AIFA
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