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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 224187
Last updated: 13 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-214 (WL)
Owner/operator:Kuwait Airways
Registration: 9K-AKG
MSN: 6458
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:near Beirut -   Lebanon
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Kuwait International Airport (KWI/OKBK)
Destination airport:Beirut International Airport
Kuwait Airways flight KU501, an Airbus A320-214, suffered damage to the nose radome after encountering bad weather while en route to Beirut.

Sources: (photo)

Revision history:

21-Apr-2019 14:02 Captain Adam Added
21-Apr-2019 14:31 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Damage]
21-Apr-2019 17:53 Updated [Departure airport, Source]
21-Apr-2019 17:54 harro Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
22-Apr-2019 14:19 Aerossurance Updated [Source]

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