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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 230678
Last updated: 14 November 2019
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Date:14-NOV-2019
Time:07:40 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MD11 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas MD-11F
Owner/operator:FedEx Express
Registration: N604FE
C/n / msn: 48460
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Tokyo/Narita International Airport (NRT/RJAA) -   Japan
Phase: Landing
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport (CAN/ZGGG), China
Destination airport:Tokyo/Narita International Airport (NRT/RJAA), Japan
Narrative:
An MD-11F of FedEx, operating flight FDX/FX5608 from Guangzhou/Baiyun, China to Tokyo/Narita, Japan, suffered tire burst incident while landing at runway 16R of Narita. One of two inner tires of the right main landing gear was deflated. The cargo plane was stuck on the taxiway (probably A8), just after exiting the runway. The runway 16R was closed for one and a half hours, causing four other commercial flights to be delayed for 40 minutes in maximum.

Sources:

https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp/hl?a=20191114-00000019-kyodonews-soci
https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp/hl?a=20191114-00000024-kyodonews-soci
https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp/hl?a=20191114-00050165-yom-soci
https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp/hl?a=20191114-00000038-asahi-soci
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/n604fe#22d4e995


Revision history:

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14-Nov-2019 12:21 isamuel Added

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