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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 173900
Last updated: 29 July 2020
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Date:09-AUG-1991
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B743 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 747-306 (SCD)
Owner/operator:KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
Registration: PH-BUU
C/n / msn: 23056/587
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 397
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport (AMS) -   Netherlands
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport (AMS)
Destination airport:Los Angeles International Airport, CA (LAX/KLAX)
Narrative:
The aircraft, on a scheduled flight to Los Angeles, aborted the takeoff roll due to a fire warning on engine nr.2. Two tyres deflated during the incident.

Sources:

Airnieuws 272


Images:

Photo of PH-BUU courtesy AirHistory.net


Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
; (c) Gerard Helmer


Photo (c) Jurgen Aertssen

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Feb-2015 20:23 harro Added
15-Feb-2015 20:27 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]
15-Feb-2015 20:27 harro Updated [Photo, ]

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