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Accident description
Last updated: 19 October 2017
Status:Preliminary
Date:Monday 28 May 2012
Type:Silhouette image of generic B77L model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-237LR
Operator:Air India
Registration: VT-ALH
C/n / msn: 36307/805
First flight: 2009-08-07 (2 years 10 months)
Engines: 2 General Electric GE90-110B1L
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Substantial
Airplane fate: Repaired
Location:Mumbai (Bombay) Airport (BOM) (   India)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
A Boeing 777-237LR operated by Air India sustained damage to the nose radome and no. 1 engine cowling at Mumbai Airport (BOM), India.
It's unclear what caused this damage and on what flight this damage was incurred. The last registered flight of VT-ALH was AI-112 from London-Heathrow to Mumbai on May 28.
The airplane was withdrawn from service since and a tender was issued for repairs to the cowling and radome. When repairs were finished, the airplane was back in the air on January 9, 2015 for a test flight.

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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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