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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 199072
Last updated: 17 October 2021
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Time:c. 09:40 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B788 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner
Owner/operator:TUI Airlines Netherlands
Registration: PH-TFL
MSN: 37228/245
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:nr Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport (AMS/EHAM) -   Netherlands
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Curaçao-Hato International Airport (CUR/TNCC)
Destination airport:Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport (AMS/EHAM)
Investigating agency: Dutch Safety Board
TUI Airlines Netherlands flight OR376, a Boeing 787-8 (PH-TFL), and KLM flight KL592, a Boeing 777-200ER (PH-BQL), were involved in an airprox incident near Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport, the Netherlands.

OR376 was instructed to change the heading to 240 degrees in order position the aircraft to line up for a landing on runway 06. This was read back correctly. The flight then began flying a heading of 140 degrees, creating a conflict with KL592 that was already descending on runway heading.
The air traffic controller issued instructions to avoid the conflict. KL592 flew a 360° turn before lining up again for the approach. OR376 was given vectors to join the approach to runway 06, ahead of KL592.
Separation was 3 km horizontally and 180 m vertically. Separation minima at that point are a horizontal separation of 5,5 km horizontally and 300 m vertically.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

2 Jul 2020 PH-TFL TUI fly Netherlands 0 Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport (AMS/EHAM) min


Photo of PH-TFL courtesy

Bonaire - Flamingo (TNCB / BON)
8 September 2021; (c) Anthony Statie

Revision history:

19-Aug-2017 17:29 harro Added

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