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Last updated: 7 December 2019
Status:Voorlopig - officieel
Datum:zondag 16 september 2018
Type:Silhouette image of generic B744 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 747-428FER
Vloog voor:Saudi Arabian Airlines
Gehuurd van:ACT Airlines
Registratie: TC-ACM
Constructienummer: 32867/1318
Bouwjaar: 2002-11-06 (15 years 11 months)
Aantal vlieguren:65550
Aantal vluchten:9530
Motoren: 4 General Electric CF6-80C2B5F
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 3
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 3
Schade: Groot
Gevolgen: Repaired
Plaats:Frankfurt International Airport (FRA) (   Duitsland)
Fase: Nadering (APR)
Soort vlucht:Vracht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Dammam-King Fahad International Airport (DMM/OEDF), Saudi-ArabiŽ
Vliegveld van aankomst:Frankfurt International Airport (FRA/EDDF), Duitsland
Saudi Arabian Airlines flight 931 from Dammam, Saudi Arabia, lost the inboard fore flap of the right wing on touchdown at Frankfurt International Airport, Germany.
The aircraft landed on runway 07R in darkness at 05:07 hours local time and taxied to parking position S506 on the cargo apron. Some three hours later several holes and scratches were noticed on the aircraft fuselage along with damage on the leading edge of the vertical stabilizer. A subsequent inspection showed that the inboard fore flap of the right wing, measuring 8x1 meters, was missing.
The missing part along with attachment parts were located next to the runway near the touchdown area.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Status: Investigation ongoing
Accident number: BFU18-1394-AX



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Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Dammam-King Fahad International Airport en Frankfurt International Airport bedraagt 4342 km (2714 miles).
Accident location: Exact; deduced from official accident report.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkís opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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