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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 147048
Last updated: 27 November 2021
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Date:21-JUL-1979
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CONC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale / BAC Concorde 101
Owner/operator:Air France
Registration: F-BVFD
MSN: 211
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:near Washington-Dulles International Airport, Washington, DC -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Washington-Dulles International Airport, DC (IAD/KIAD)
Destination airport:Paris-Charles DeGaulle (CDG)
Narrative:
Loss of thread on tyre no. 7 due to FOD. On takeoff from Washington-Dulles, a tire blew. At FL270 a compressor stall was experienced probably due to foreign object damage.


Sources:

http://www.concordesst.com/accident/past.html

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

28 Nov 1977 F-BVFD Air France 0 Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport, Dakar sub
5 Nov 1979 F-BVFD Air France 0 Washington-Dulles International Airport, Washington, DC min

Safety recommendations:

Safety recommendation A-81-150 issued 9 November 1981 by NTSB to BEA France
Safety recommendation A-81-151 issued 9 November 1981 by NTSB to BEA France
Safety recommendation A-81-152 issued 9 November 1981 by NTSB to BEA France


Images:

Photo of F-BVFD courtesy AirHistory.net


New York - John F Kennedy International (KJFK / JFK)
25 July 1978; (c) Mick Bajcar

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Jul-2012 07:22 harro Added
09-Dec-2015 23:16 Dr.John Smith Updated [Date, Location, Country, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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