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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 180480
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Date:17-OCT-2015
Time:19:05
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-233 (WL)
Owner/operator:Nepal Airlines
Registration: 9N-AKX
C/n / msn: 6555
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Hong Kong Chek Lap Kok International Airport -   China
Phase: Standing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Hong Kong Chek Lap Kok International Airport
Destination airport:Tribhuvan, Kathmandu (Nepal)
Narrative:
The plane was hit by a catering truck and apparently sustained substantial damage. There were no personal injuries.

Sources:

http://admin.myrepublica.com/society/story/29911/nac-airbus-escapes-fatal-crash-in-hong-kong.html

http://airbusdeliveries.blogspot.com/2015/04/airbus-updates-no1316.html

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

14 Sep 2016 9N-AKX Nepal Airlines 0 Kathmandu-Tribhuvan Airport (KTM/VNKT) min
26 Sep 2016 9N-AKX Nepal Airlines 0 27nm Southwest of Kathmandu min
18 Nov 2017 9N-AKX Royal Nepal Airlines 0 Kathmandu-Tribhuvan Airport (KTM/VNKT) min


Images:

Photo of 9N-AKX courtesy AirHistory.net


Hong Kong - International (VHHH / HKG)
27 January 2019; (c) Anton Homma

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Oct-2015 10:24 gerard57 Added
19-Oct-2015 20:13 StreetF117 Updated [Cn, Source]
19-Oct-2015 20:13 harro Updated [Aircraft type]

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