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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 230724
Last updated: 5 December 2019
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Time:17:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B77W model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-3B5ER
Owner/operator:Korean Air
Registration: HL7204
C/n / msn: 60380/1549
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 261
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Frankfurt International Airport (FRA/EDDF) -   Germany
Phase: Taxi
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Seoul-Incheon International Airport (ICN/RKSI)
Destination airport:Frankfurt International Airport (FRA/EDDF)
Air Namibia flight SW283, a Airbus A330-243 (V5-ANO), struck Korean Air flight KE905, a Boeing 777-3B5ER (HL7204) on a taxiway at Frankfurt Airport, Germany.
KE905 had landed on runway 25L at 17:37 hours local time. It then followed the parallel taxiway and held short of runway 25C.
SW283 landed two minutes later and followed the same taxiway. It attempted to pass the Boeing 777 but the A330's left-hand wing tip impacted the right hand horizontal stabilizer of the B777.



Revision history:

17-Nov-2019 10:29 Amazonas Added
17-Nov-2019 10:31 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
17-Nov-2019 10:35 harro Updated [Time, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
17-Nov-2019 10:37 harro Updated [Nature]
17-Nov-2019 17:07 harro Updated [Photo]

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