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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 70925
Last updated: 14 November 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8K5 (WL)
Owner/operator:Arkefly/TUI Airlines
Registration: PH-TFB
C/n / msn: 35149/2820
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 188
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Rovaniemi -   Finland
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Kittilä - EFKT
Destination airport:Rovaniemi - EFRO
A Boeing 737 operated by the Dutch charter airline Arkefly/Tui Airlines made a forced landing at Rovaniemi airport Sunday afternoon following problems with the plane's flight control system.
The crew of flight OR0602 believes that the tail of the plane scraped the runway at Kittilä on takeoff and decided to divert to Rovaniemi. Original destination was Amsterdam/Schiphol (EHAM)



Photo of PH-TFB courtesy

Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
25 May 2017; (c) Lewis Grant

Revision history:

03-Jan-2010 07:29 RobertMB Added
03-Jan-2010 07:31 RobertMB Updated [Date]
18-Jul-2010 10:44 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]

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