Incident Airbus A340-313X HB-JMM, 01 Apr 2010
ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 73866
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Time:c. 23:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A343 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A340-313X
Owner/operator:Swiss International Airlines
Registration: HB-JMM
MSN: 154
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 243
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Hong Kong International Airport Chek Lap Kok -   Hong Kong
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:HKG - Hong Kong International Airport Chek Lap Kok
Destination airport:ZRH - Zürich Airport
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The right hand main wheel hub failed during taxiing on taxiway J and cause a burst of all tyres of the right main undercarriage. Debris were thrown into the engine no. 4 and on the underside of the right wing, leading to severe damage. The unhurt occupants were bussed back to the terminal.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

26 Aug 2012 HB-JMM Swiss International Airways 0 Zürich-Kloten Airport (ZRH/LSZH) non

Revision history:

08-Apr-2010 10:25 jahnHo Added

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description

The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2023 Flight Safety Foundation

1920 Ballenger Av., 4th Fl.
Alexandria, Virginia 22314