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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 189906
Last updated: 5 October 2020
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Time:c. 16:07
Type:Silhouette image of generic A333 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-342
Owner/operator:Cathay Dragon
Registration: B-HLL
C/n / msn: 244
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 295
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Hong Kong-Chek Lap Kok International Airport (HKG/VHHH) -   Hong Kong
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Hong Kong-Chek Lap Kok International Airport (HKG/VHHH)
Destination airport:Penang International Airport (PEN/WMKP)
Cathay Dragon flight KA691, an Airbus A330-342, hit an airport delivery van with the no.1 engine as it was taxiing to the runway.
The aircraft had been parked at stand S23 and was pushed back at 16:06 hours local time. Immediately after it started moving on taxiway H7, the collision occurred.
CCTV images of the occurrence show the van driving towards the plane and turning right into the air linet cowling of the engine.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

13 Apr 2010 B-HLL Cathay Pacific 0 Hong Kong-Chek Lap Kok International Airport (HKG) min


Photo of B-HLL courtesy

Hong Kong - International (VHHH / HKG)
27 January 2019; (c) Anton Homma

Revision history:

08-Sep-2016 12:19 harro Added
08-Sep-2016 15:51 harro Updated [Total occupants, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
10-Sep-2016 15:31 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]

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