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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 16834
Last updated: 20 February 2020
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Date:20-MAR-2008
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B763 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 767-330ER
Owner/operator:El Al
Registration: 4X-EAJ
C/n / msn: 25208/381
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Ben Gurion Int'l Airport LLBG -   Israel
Phase: Take off
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:LLBG
Destination airport:CYYZ
Narrative:
LY103 main gear tire exploded on takeoff and tire fragments penetrated inboard spoiler on port wing. Pilots were only notified of tire loss by LLBG authorities several hours into flight and hole in wing was observed by pax and crew after sunrise. Aircraft continued to YYZ and landed without further incident. YYZ emergency crews awaited aircraft.

Sources:

www.ynet.co.il


Images:

Photo of 4X-EAJ courtesy AirHistory.net


Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
3 August 2018; (c) Kjell

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Mar-2008 05:43 snafusam Added
28-Mar-2008 09:19 snafusam Updated
29-Mar-2008 01:39 SamiK Updated

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