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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 212907
Last updated: 18 October 2021
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Time:c. 01:10UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B788 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner
Owner/operator:Air India
Registration: VT-ANE
MSN: 36280/30
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 140
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:between Hong Kong and Taiwan -   Pacific Ocean
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Hong Kong International Airport/Chek Lap Kok (HKG/VHHH), Hong Kong
Destination airport:Osaka/Kansai International Airport (KIX/RJBB), Japan
Air India's flight AIC/AI314 from Hong Kong to Osaka/Kansai, Japan, a Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner, returned to Hong Kong due to cracks on cockpit wind shield(s). A safe landing was carried out, and there were no personal injuries.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

30 Jan 2014 VT-ANE Air India 0 Mumbai-Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (BOM/VABB) non
Mid-air collision.
20 Oct 2018 VT-ANE Air India 0 Hong Kong-Chek Lap Kok International Airport (HKG/VHHH) non
28 Nov 2018 VT-ANE Air India 0 Stockholm-Arlanda Airport (ARN/ESSA) min


Photo of VT-ANE courtesy

London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
4 February 2020; (c) John Smitherman

Revision history:

05-Jul-2018 14:39 isamuel Added

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