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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 195193
Last updated: 24 May 2020
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Date:02-MAY-2017
Time:02:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic B77W model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-306ER
Owner/operator:KLM Royal Dutch Airways
Registration: PH-BVA
C/n / msn: 35671/694
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Near Hong Kong -   Hong Kong
Phase: En route
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Taipei Taoyuan International Airport
Destination airport:Amsterdam Schipol International Airport
Narrative:
The plane was operating flight KL808 from TPE to AMS. When it was climbing from FL300 to FL311, a failure of no.2 engine was reported and the crew decided to divert to HKG. The plane landed safely into runway 07R at around 02:00 local time (GMT+8). Passengers disembarked from the plane after the emergency service checked the no.2 engine and confirmed it was safe.
PH-BVA was then grounded at HKG waiting for replacement of engine no.2.

Sources:

https://www.luchtvaartnieuws.nl/nieuws/categorie/2/airlines/orange-pride-klm-wijkt-uit-naar-hongkong-om-motorstoring
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/ph-bva#d3f0336


Images:

Photo of PH-BVA courtesy AirHistory.net


Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
5 December 2019; (c) Gerard Helmer

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-May-2017 11:03 G-VNAP Added
03-May-2017 11:04 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Phase, Source]
03-May-2017 11:05 harro Updated [Source]

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