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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 139958
Last updated: 27 November 2020
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Date:21-SEP-2011
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-804
Owner/operator:Thomson Airways
Registration: G-CDZH
C/n / msn: 28227/452
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Paphos International Airport - LCPH -   Cyprus
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:EGCN
Destination airport:LCPH
Narrative:
The airliner carrying 192 passengers and the crew landed on the taxiway of Paphos International Airport - LCPH. The pilot and copilot were told to land on runway 29 of the airport, but they confused the runway with the taxiway.

Nobody was injured in this incident.

Sources:

http://nz.totaltravel.yahoo.com/a/-/11709825/confused-pilots-land-on-taxiway/page/3/
http://avherald.com/h?article=44355a86


Images:

Photo of G-CDZH courtesy AirHistory.net


Nottingham - East Midlands (EGNX / EMA)
27 April 2010; (c) Mick Bajcar

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Nov-2011 02:04 Alpine Flight Added
19-Nov-2011 11:44 Anon. Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Source]
19-Nov-2011 11:48 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]

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