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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 246456
Last updated: 28 November 2021
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Time:23:30 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B788 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner
Registration: N782AM
MSN: 37165/330
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Cancún Airport (CUN/MMUN) -   Mexico
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Cancún Airport (CUN/MMUN)
Destination airport:Mexico City-Benito Juárez International Airport (MEX/MMMX)
Aeroméxico flight AM549, a Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner, aborted the takeoff from runway 12L at Cancun Airport, Mexico, following a bird strike to engine no.1.
The aircraft taxied back to the terminal and the flight was cancelled.





Photo of N782AM courtesy

London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
26 February 2020; (c) Trevor Thornton

Revision history:

04-Jan-2021 10:47 harro Added
04-Jan-2021 10:48 harro Updated [Operator, Location, Embed code, Narrative]

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