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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 248135
Last updated: 17 September 2021
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Date:21-FEB-2021
Time:c. 16:10 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A359 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A350-941
Owner/operator:Finnair
Registration: OH-LWE
MSN: 023
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Helsinki-Vantaa Airport (HEL/EFHK) -   Finland
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Helsinki-Vantaa Airport (HEL/EFHK)
Destination airport:Tokyo-Narita Airport (NRT/RJAA)
Narrative:
The left engine of Finnair's Airbus A350-900 aircraft hit the taxiway sign when leaving the de-icing site. The flight was cancelled.
Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has launched preliminary investigation into this incident.

Sources:

http://www.lentoposti.fi/uutiset/finnairin_airbus_a350_900_t_rm_si_rullaustieopasteeseen_helsinki_vantaan_lentoasemalla
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/ay73#26e11305


Images:

Photo of OH-LWE courtesy AirHistory.net


Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
2 April 2021; (c) Juhani Sipilš


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Feb-2021 19:01 penu Added
22-Feb-2021 19:08 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Photo]

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