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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 230726
Last updated: 5 December 2019
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Time:17:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A332 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-243
Owner/operator:Air Namibia
Registration: V5-ANO
C/n / msn: 1451
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Frankfurt International Airport (FRA/EDDF) -   Germany
Phase: Taxi
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Windhoek-Hosea Kutako International Airport (WDH/FYWH)
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 10:37 harro Added
18-Nov-2019 20:58 harro Updated [Departure airport]

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