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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 267332
Last updated: 20 October 2021
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Time:22:39 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B77W model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-306ER
Registration: PH-BVK
MSN: 42172/1106
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Accra-Kotoka Airport (ACC/DGAA) -   Ghana
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Accra-Kotoka Airport (ACC/DGAA)
Destination airport:Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport (AMS/EHAM)
KLM flight KL590, a Boeing 777-306ER, performed a high speed rejected takeoff at Accra Airport, Ghana, following a bird strike.
Several tires reportedly deflated and had to be replaced.



Photo of PH-BVK courtesy

Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
3 September 2021; (c) Felix Goetting

Revision history:

04-Sep-2021 12:43 harro Added
04-Sep-2021 12:43 harro Updated [Date, Location]

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