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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 247418
Last updated: 25 November 2021
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Date:16-JAN-2021
Time:c. 23:35
Type:Silhouette image of generic B744 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 747-406ERF
Owner/operator:KLM Cargo, opb Martinair Holland
Registration: PH-CKC
MSN: 33696/1341
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Amsterdam FIR -   Netherlands
Phase: En route
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport (AMS/EHAM)
Destination airport:Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO/HKJK)
Investigating agency: Dutch Safety Board
Narrative:
Upon arrival at the destination, it appeared that a panel on the underside of the Boeing 747-406ERF cargo aircraft had been broken off.
It is suspected that this panel came loose during the climb to cruising altitude and was lost over the Netherlands. The panel has not yet been recovered.

The identity of the aircraft was not reported by the Dutch Safety Board. The Boeing 747-400F with the longest time on the ground following a flight from the Netherlands on January 16, was PH-CKC with 32 hours on the ground at Nairobi before it resumed service.

Sources:

https://www.onderzoeksraad.nl/en/page/18245/verloren-paneel-boeing-747-400f-amsterdam-fir
https://www.luchtvaartnieuws.nl/nieuws/categorie/2/airlines/verloren-rompdeel-is-van-klm-toestel
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/PHCKC/history/20210116/2245Z/EHAM/FAOR


Images:

Photo of PH-CKC courtesy AirHistory.net


Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
18 September 2020; (c) Kjell

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Feb-2021 13:32 harro Added
03-Feb-2021 17:59 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Feb-2021 15:30 Anon. Updated [Destination airport]
05-Feb-2021 19:14 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Source, Narrative]

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