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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 215160
Last updated: 21 November 2019
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Date:29-AUG-2018
Time:c. 00:46 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-860 (WL)
Owner/operator:Ethiopian Airlines
Registration: ET-ASJ
C/n / msn: 39442/5141
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:over Nairobi -   Kenya
Phase: En route
Nature:Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Johannesburg International Airport (JNB/FAJS)
Destination airport:Addis Ababa-Bole Airport (ADD/HAAB)
Narrative:
Ethiopian Airlines flight ET858 and Neos flight NO252 were involved in an airprox incident at 37,000 feet over Kenya.
The TCAS (traffic collision avoidance system) issued a Resolution Advisory (RA) to ET858 to climb to avoid a collision.

Sources:

https://www.flightradar24.com/2018-08-29/00:46/12x/-0.89,37.09/9
http://www.theeastafrican.co.ke/news/ea/How-pilot-averted-horror-collision-in-Kenyan-airspace/4552908-4750494-371ksgz/index.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Sep-2018 13:04 Captain Adam Added
06-Sep-2018 13:05 harro Updated [Date, Narrative]
06-Sep-2018 13:06 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Embed code]
11-Sep-2018 18:31 harro Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]

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