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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 220858
Last updated: 12 October 2019
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Date:16-JAN-2019
Time:c 12:05 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B748 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 747-8R7F
Owner/operator:Cargolux
Registration: LX-VCJ
C/n / msn: 38077/1490
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL/WMKK) -   Malaysia
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL/WMKK)
Destination airport:Zhengzhou-Xinzheng International Airport (CGO/ZHCC)
Narrative:
Cargolux flight CV7303 returned to land at Kuala Lumpur International Airport, Malaysia, following a fire in the cockpit.
The aircraft, a Boeing 747-8, departed Kuala Lumpur at 11:54 UTC. Eleven minutes later the flight stopped the climb at 16250 feet. An emergency was declared and the flight turned back. The aircraft landed on runway 32R at 12:27 UTC, vacated the runway via taxiway A4 and stopped on taxiway A.
No one was injured in the incident.

Sources:

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/cv7303#1f326f83


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Jan-2019 14:22 harro Added
16-Jan-2019 14:23 harro Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
16-Jan-2019 14:25 harro Updated [Operator, Location, Embed code, Photo]
16-Jan-2019 14:43 harro Updated [Narrative]
16-Jan-2019 14:52 harro Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
16-Jan-2019 14:56 harro Updated [Date, Embed code]
17-Jan-2019 14:59 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]

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