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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 73866
Last updated: 10 July 2020
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Time:c. 23:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A343 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A340-313X
Owner/operator:Swiss International Airlines
Registration: HB-JMM
C/n / msn: 154
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 243
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Hong Kong International Airport Chek Lap Kok -   Hong Kong
Phase: Taxi
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:HKG - Hong Kong International Airport Chek Lap Kok
Destination airport:ZRH - Zürich Airport
The right hand main wheel hub failed during taxiing on taxiway J and cause a burst of all tyres of the right main undercarriage. Debris were thrown into the engine no. 4 and on the underside of the right wing, leading to severe damage. The unhurt occupants were bussed back to the terminal.


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08-Apr-2010 10:25 jahnHo Added

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