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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 186339
Last updated: 19 December 2020
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Date:02-APR-2016
Time:12:35pm WEST
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8K2 (WL)
Owner/operator:KLM
Registration: PH-BXL
C/n / msn: 30359/659
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 176
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:north of Lisbon -   Portugal
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:(LIS/LPPT)
Destination airport:(AMS/EHAM)
Narrative:
KLM flight KL1696 departed Lisbon bound for Amsterdam. But minutes after takeoff the crew reported a fuel leak and shut down the no. 1 engine. The aircraft then returned to Lisbon about 45 minutes later where it landed on runway 21. No injuries to the 176 passengers and crew.
PH-BXL departed Lisbon again the next day as flight KL1694 to Amsterdam.

Sources:

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/kl1696/

Media:


Images:

Photo of PH-BXL courtesy AirHistory.net


Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
8 December 2019; (c) TavoCruz


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Apr-2016 17:44 AF5541 Added
11-Apr-2016 17:47 harro Updated [Nature, Source, Embed code, Narrative, Photo, ]

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