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Last updated: 28 October 2020
Datum:zaterdag 16 november 2019
Type:Silhouette image of generic A332 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-243
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Air Namibia
Registratie: V5-ANO
Constructienummer: 1451
Bouwjaar: 2013-08-23 (6 years 3 months)
Aantal vlieguren:20467
Motoren: 2 Rolls-Royce Trent 772B-60
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Schade: Licht
Gevolgen: Repaired
Plaats:Frankfurt International Airport (FRA) (   Duitsland)
Fase: Taxi (TXI)
Soort vlucht:Internationale lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Windhoek-Hosea Kutako International Airport (WDH/FYWH), NamibiŽ
Vliegveld van aankomst:Frankfurt International Airport (FRA/EDDF), Duitsland
Air Namibia flight 283, an Airbus A330-243 (V5-ANO), struck Korean Air flight 905, a Boeing 777-3B5ER (HL7204) on a taxiway at Frankfurt Airport, Germany.
Flight KE905 had landed on runway 25L at 17:37 hours local time. It then followed the parallel taxiway M and held short of runway 25C on taxiway M8, as instructed by the Tower controller.
Flight SW283 landed two minutes later and followed the same taxiway. It attempted to pass the Boeing 777 but the A330's left-hand wing tip impacted the right hand horizontal stabilizer of the B777.

The Boeing 777 was repaired and resumed service on 23 November 2019. The A330 resumed service 28 hours after the accident.

Probable Cause:

The BFU summary report did not include a Probable Cause statement.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 82 days (3 months)
Accident number: BFU19-1564-AX
Download report: Summary report



photo of Airbus-A330-243-V5-ANO

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 Windhoek-Hosea Kutako International Airport en Frankfurt International Airport bedraagt 8083 km (5052 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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