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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 1052
Last updated: 13 June 2019
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Date:07-JAN-2008
Time:08:40 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B744 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 747-438
Owner/operator:Qantas Airways
Registration: VH-OJM
C/n / msn: 25245
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 344
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Incident
Location:near Bangkok Intl Airport -   Thailand
Phase: Approach
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:London Heathrow, UK
Destination airport:Bangkok, Thailand
Investigating agency: ATSB
Narrative:
During approach to Bangkok the aircraft experienced electrical failures. The aircraft landed safely.

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20080920152648/http://www.atsb.gov.au:80/publications/investigation_reports/2008/AAIR/aair200800003.aspx

Safety recommendations:

Safety recommendation AO-2008-003-SR-108 issued 13 December 2010 by ATSB to CASA
Safety recommendation AO-2008-003-SR-109 issued 13 December 2010 by ATSB to FAA

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: ATSB
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Images:

Photo of VH-OJM courtesy AirHistory.net


Melbourne - Tullamarine (YMML / MEL)
14 October 2006; (c) Phil Vabre

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Jan-2008 23:48 Andrew Whitton Added

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