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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 153879
Last updated: 29 December 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A333 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-343X
Registration: D-AIKJ
C/n / msn: 701
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Chicago-O'Hare International Airport, IL (ORD/KORD) -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:ORD
Destination airport:MUC
A tailstrike occurred on Lufthansa flight LH-435 during take-off from RW 32R from Chicago O'Hare International Airport.
The crew didn't recognize the tailstrike.
8.5 hours after departure the Airbus A330-300 landed safely in Munich on RW 08L.



Photo of D-AIKJ courtesy

Düsseldorf - International (EDDL / DUS)
13 August 2017; (c) Aad van der Voet

Revision history:

08-Mar-2013 10:47 myair Added
08-Mar-2013 10:47 harro Updated [Operator, Location]

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