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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 174139
Last updated: 15 September 2021
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Time:c. 15:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic A346 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A340-642
Owner/operator:Thai Airways International
Registration: HS-TNF
MSN: 953
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 251
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Isan -   Thailand
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Narita International Airport (NRT/RJAA), Japan
Destination airport:Bangkok/Suvarnabhumi International Airport (BKK/VTBS), Thailand
Three passengers and eight crew members of Thai Airways International THA/TG641 were injured by a severe turbulence while descending through FL210 over Isan, Thailand. One crew member broke his/her arm. Safe landing was carried out at Bangkok/Suvarnabhumi, and some of injured persons were hospitalized. According to the record, the time of the accident (at FL210) was about 15:20 ICT, 08:20 UTC.



Photo of HS-TNF courtesy

Zürich (LSZH / ZRH)
15 June 2014; (c) Pat

Revision history:

26-Feb-2015 18:41 isamuel Added

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