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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 1052
Last updated: 15 September 2021
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Time:08:40 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B744 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 747-438
Owner/operator:Qantas Airways
Registration: VH-OJM
MSN: 25245/875
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 344
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:near Bangkok Intl Airport -   Thailand
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:London Heathrow, UK
Destination airport:Bangkok, Thailand
Investigating agency: ATSB
During approach to Bangkok the aircraft experienced electrical failures. The aircraft landed safely.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: ATSB
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report
Safety recommendations:

Safety recommendation AO-2008-003-SR-108 issued 13 December 2010 by ATSB to CASA
Safety recommendation AO-2008-003-SR-109 issued 13 December 2010 by ATSB to FAA


Photo of VH-OJM courtesy

Johannesburg - OR Tambo International (FAOR / JNB)
10 May 2013; (c) Kas van Zonneveld

Revision history:

26-Jan-2008 23:48 Andrew Whitton Added

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