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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 196770
Last updated: 24 July 2021
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Date:18-JUL-2017
Time:morning
Type:Silhouette image of generic A333 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-303
Owner/operator:KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
Registration: PH-AKE
MSN: 1381
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 300
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Bucharest Intl, LROP -   Romania
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Kuwait Intl, OKBK
Destination airport:Amsterdam Schiphol, EHAM
Narrative:
KL 446, en route from Kuwait to Amsterdam, diverted to Bucharest due to a technical issue (oil consumption/temp.)

Sources:

https://www.parool.nl/amsterdam/klm-toestel-maakt-tussenlanding-wegens-technisch-probleem~a4506859/
https://www.luchtvaartnieuws.nl/nieuws/categorie/2/airlines/airbus-a330-klm-maakt-voorzorgslanding-in-boekarest


Images:

Photo of PH-AKE courtesy AirHistory.net


Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
5 December 2020; (c) Fred Willemsen

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Jul-2017 11:26 Chieftain Added
19-Jul-2017 18:51 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type]
20-Jul-2017 14:37 Chieftain Updated [Aircraft type, Total occupants, Source]
15-Dec-2017 07:40 AF5541 Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]

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