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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 208066
Last updated: 14 February 2020
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Date:08-MAR-2018
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B788 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner
Owner/operator:Korean Air
Registration: N507BJ
C/n / msn: 41987/11
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Moses Lake-Grant County Airport, WA (MWH/KMWH) -   United States of America
Phase: Standing
Nature:Executive
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
Narrative:
A Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner suffered a nose gear collapse at Moses Lake-Grant County Airport, Washington, USA. The aircraft was parked outside a hangar while undergoing conversion into a VIP configuration.
Korean Air was doing the conversion for an anonymous client, the airline stated to FlightGlobal.

Sources:

https://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/787-suffers-nose-gear-failure-at-vip-conversion-site-446994/
http://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=1388557
https://www.seattletimes.com/business/boeing-aerospace/boeing-787-being-converted-to-vip-jet-has-unusual-accident-at-moses-lake-airfield/


Images:

Photo of N507BJ courtesy AirHistory.net


San Bernardino - International (KSBD / SBD)
2 December 2018; (c) Dan Stijovich

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Mar-2018 12:44 harro Added
15-Nov-2018 09:23 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
15-Nov-2018 09:40 Iceman 29 Updated [Nature, Source, Damage]

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