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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 156149
Last updated: 1 October 2019
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Date:28-NOV-1998
Time:15:50
Type:Silhouette image of generic B744 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 747-400
Owner/operator:Qantas Airlines
Registration: VH-OJD
C/n / msn: 24481
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 365
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:London area -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
Destination airport:Bangkok, Thailand (BKK)
Investigating agency: AAIB
Narrative:
A Qantas Airline Boeing 747-400 experienced an in flight fire in the E&E Bay just 45 minutes after take off. The flight landed back at Heathrow were the fire was put out. No injuries to the passengers and crew were reported

Sources:

http://www.aaib.gov.uk/cms_resources.cfm?file=/dft_avsafety_pdf_501413.pdf
http://dms.ntsb.gov/aviation/AccidentReports/1mnayjesacdq2r45ixxl1efa1/R05302013120000.pdf
http://www.iasa.com.au/folders/sr111/Special_Maintenance_Safety_Considerations.htm
http://aircrashed.com/cause/cDCA99WA014.shtml

Last flight of Boeing 747 VH-OJD on March 8 2013:

Images:

Photo of VH-OJD courtesy AirHistory.net


Avalon (YMAV / AVV)
19 March 2007; (c) Phil Vabre

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-May-2013 12:12 ryan Added
27-Nov-2014 17:18 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Cn, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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