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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 268445
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Time:18:28 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 737-8AS (WL)
Registration: 9H-QDY
MSN: 44781/6341
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:near Weeze -   Germany
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Roma-Ciampino Air Base (CIA/LIRA)
Destination airport:Weeze Airport (NRN/EDLV)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Ryanair flight FR9671, a Boeing 737-8AS, was forced to abandon the approach and perform a go around after a passenger car had breached into the taxiway/runway environment at Weeze Airport, Germany.

The driver of the car tested positive for alcohol and there were indications of a previous medical condition. He had crashed through the perimeter fence and entered the taxiway/runway environment. At that time the Ryanair flight was approaching runway 27. The aircraft abandoned the approach at a distance of 4,8 nm (9 km) from the runway threshold.
The flight crew decided to divert to Münster Airport.



Photo of 9H-QDY courtesy

Palma de Mallorca (LEPA / LESJ / PMI)
29 August 2021; (c) LRS747

Revision history:

10-Oct-2021 06:37 harro Added
10-Oct-2021 06:42 harro Updated [Narrative]
10-Oct-2021 07:18 RobertMB Updated [Date]

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