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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 194530
Last updated: 16 September 2020
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Date:03-APR-2017
Time:c. 15:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic B733 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-301(SF)
Owner/operator:Tri-MG Intra Asia Airlines
Registration: PK-YGG
C/n / msn: 23743/1510
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Wamena Airport (WMX) -   Indonesia
Phase: Standing
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport: Timika-Moses Kilangin (Tembagapura) Airport (TIM/WAYY)
Destination airport:Wamena Airport (WMX/WAVV)
Narrative:
A Boeing 737-301SF cargo plane tipped on it's tail at Wamena Airport.
It was reported that during the unloading, a cargo of cooking oil in the center part of the cabin spilled out, causing the base of the plane to become slippery. This caused the rest of the cargo to slump to the rear of the plane. Due to the shifting if the centre of gravity, the aircraft tipped on its tail.

Sources:

http://www.thejakartapost.com/news/2017/04/03/spill-of-cooking-oil-causes-airplane-to-tip-down.html

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

18 Jul 2017 PK-YGG Tri-MG Airlines 0 Wamena Airport (WMX) w/o


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Apr-2017 11:04 harro Added
03-Apr-2017 19:36 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]
21-Jul-2017 06:32 harro Updated [Time, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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