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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 219691
Last updated: 2 May 2021
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Time:00:19 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B744 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 747-409F
Owner/operator:China Airlines
Registration: B-18717
MSN: 30769/1346
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Taipei-Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TPE/RCTP) -   Taiwan
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Hong Kong-Chek Lap Kok International Airport (HKG/VHHH)
Destination airport:Taipei-Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TPE/RCTP)
Investigating agency: ASC
China Airlines Cargo flight CI6844, a B747-400F aircraft, registration number B-18717, took off from Hong Kong International Airport for Taoyuan International Airport. The aircraft undershot runway 05L threshold during landing at 00:19 in the morning (16:19 UTC, December 13).
The aircraft struck several runway lights located short of the threshold.

ASC Taiwan initiated an investigation.

Weather about the time of the incident (1619Z):
RCTP 131600Z 06020KT 9999 -RA SCT012 BKN018 BKN050 17/16 Q1025 NOSIG RMK A3028 RA AMT 0.4MM
RCTP 131700Z 06019G29KT 9999 -DZ FEW010 BKN016 BKN050 17/16 Q1025 WS R05L NOSIG RMK A3028



Photo of B-18717 courtesy

Anchorage - Ted Stevens International (PANC / ANC)
3 October 2009; (c) F Seggie

Revision history:

18-Dec-2018 17:47 Added
18-Dec-2018 17:54 harro Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Dec-2018 17:56 harro Updated [Narrative]
18-Dec-2018 17:59 harro Updated [Operator, Narrative, Photo]

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