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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 191300
Last updated: 2 June 2020
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Time:18:50 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B744 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 747-48EBDSF
Owner/operator:Asiana Airlines
Registration: HL7417
C/n / msn: 25779/1006
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Serious incident
Location:190 km north of Novosibirsk -   Russia
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Oslo-Gardermoen Airport (OSL/ENGM)
Destination airport:Seoul-Incheon International Airport (ICN/RKSI)
Investigating agency: ARAIB
Asiana Airlines Flight 784, a Boeing 747-400SF cargo plane, was flying at an altitude of 35,000 feet to Incheon International Airport, when sparks and smoke developed in the flight deck.
The flight crews used a fire extinguisher and diverted to the Novosibirsk airport in Russia.

The caused was related to the wrong installation of a power terminal screw in a cockpit window. This resulted in overheating and arcing.



Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: ARAIB
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


Photo of HL7417 courtesy

Frankfurt am Main (EDDF / FRA / FRF)
11 June 2019; (c) Aad van der Voet

Revision history:

12-Nov-2016 18:53 harro Added

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