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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 83632
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Date:21-DEC-2010
Time:13:54 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B77W model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-36NER
Owner/operator:Emirates
Registration: A6-ECO
C/n / msn: 37706/765
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 282
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Birmingham Airport, Elmdon, Birmingham, West Midlands -   United Kingdom
Phase: Taxi
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Dubai (DXB)
Destination airport:London Heathrow (LHR/EGLL)
Narrative:
Emirates airways EK 29, A Boeing 777 -300ER aircraft was on a regular passenger service from Dubai to London Heathrow. Due to the weather conditions the flight was diverted to Birmingham International. After an uneventful landing the aircraft was taxing to its stand when it left the runway and onto the grass where its nosewheel sunk and became stuck. Passengers were disembarked and an operation is underway to raise the aircraft.

Sources:

1. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-birmingham-12051512


Images:

Photo of A6-ECO courtesy AirHistory.net


Melbourne - Tullamarine (YMML / MEL)
2 January 2012; (c) Andrei Bezmylov

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Dec-2010 02:43 saf7670 Added
22-Dec-2010 02:48 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport]
22-Dec-2010 04:11 BIKEPILOT Updated [[Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport]]
17-Dec-2014 13:48 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Location, Destination airport, Source, Embed code]

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