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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 73569
Last updated: 19 December 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B744 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 747-409F (SCD)
Owner/operator:China Airlines
Registration: B-18723
C/n / msn: 34266/1379
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Anchorage-Ted Stevens International Airport, AK (ANC/PANC) -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Anchorage-Ted Stevens International Airport, AK (ANC/PANC)
Destination airport:Taipei-Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TPE/RCTP)
China Airlines flight 5233, a Boeing 747-400, registration B-18723 and operating as a cargo flight, experienced a tail strike during takeoff from Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport, Anchorage, Alaska. The airplane continued to its intended destination of Taoyuan International Airport (TPE/RCTP), Taipei, Taiwan. There were no injuries to the crew, and the airplane received substantial damage.


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23-Mar-2010 12:52 harro Added

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