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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 226691
Last updated: 30 June 2019
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Date:29-JUN-2019
Time:17:24 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A388 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A380-861
Owner/operator:Emirates
Registration: A6-EDD
C/n / msn: 020
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 472
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Osaka/Kansai International Airport (KIX/RJBB) -   Japan
Phase: Landing
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Dubai International Airport (DXB/OMDB), UAE
Destination airport:Osaka/Kansai International Airport (KIX/RJBB), Japan
Narrative:
An Airbus A380 of Emirates, operating flight UAE/EK316 from Dubai, UAE to Osaka/Kansai, Japan, suffered hydraulic problem which caused an emergency landing on runway 24R at Kansai. Oil leak from the nose gear was found after landing. The runway 24R/06L was closed for two hours. No personal injuries were reported.
According to Flightradar24.com data, the first approach of the incident flight to Kansai was aborted at 16:50 LT, and the plane landed safely at 17:24 LT. The reason why the first approach was abandoned is unclear.

Sources:

https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp/hl?a=20190629-00050275-yom-soci
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/ek316#2114ad6c


Images:

Photo of A6-EDD courtesy AirHistory.net


London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
22 June 2018; (c) Dean Gibbs

Revision history:

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30-Jun-2019 11:33 isamuel Added

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