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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 162781
Last updated: 17 June 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B733 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-31S
Owner/operator:Norwegian Air Shuttle
Registration: LN-KHB
C/n / msn: 29264/3070
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Vigra - Ålesund Airport -   Norway
Phase: Standing
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Vigra-Ålesund
Destination airport:
Strong winds reaching 60 knots in the gusts moved the plane 90 degrees, causing it to hit the passenger stairs. Plane was taken out of traffic. Airport was closed from the morning during adverse weather but was reopened at 12.30



Photo of LN-KHB courtesy

Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
27 June 2014; (c) Pertti Sipilä

Revision history:

18-Dec-2013 10:07 whiteshark Added
18-Dec-2013 10:08 harro Updated [Registration, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport]

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