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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 146964
Last updated: 27 November 2021
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Date:25-OCT-1993
Time:18:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic CONC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale / BAC Concorde 102
Owner/operator:British Airways
Registration: G-BOAB
MSN: 208
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 79
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:London Heathrow Airport, Hounslow, Middlesex -   United Kingdom
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:London-Heathrow Airport (LHR)
Destination airport:Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD/KIAD),
Investigating agency: AAIB
Narrative:
While taxying for takeoff (London-Heathrow - Washington) the aircraft suffered a brake lock. This caused a maingear tire to burst. Fragments of the water deflector caused some holes in the No. 1 fuel tank.


Sources:

1. AAIB: https://assets.digital.cabinet-office.gov.uk/media/5422f92eed915d1371000727/BAC-SNIAS_Concorde_102__G-BOAB_03-94.pdf
2. CAA: http://www.caa.co.uk/aircraft-registration/

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: AAIB
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report
Other occurrences involving this aircraft

21 Dec 1979 G-BOAB British Airways 0 London unk
15 Nov 1985 G-BOAB British Airways 0 London Heathrow Airport, Hounslow, Middlesex min
21 Mar 1992 G-BOAB British Airways 0 North Atlantic min
21 Jul 1995 G-BOAB British Airways 0 London Heathrow Airport, Hounslow, Middlesex min
18 Sep 1996 G-BOAB British Airways 0 London-Heathrow Airport (LHR) unk
8 Mar 1997 G-BOAB British Airways 0 London Heathrow Airport, Hounslow, Middlesex min
14 Jul 2000 G-BOAB British Airways 0 London-Heathrow Airport (LHR) min


Images:

Photo of G-BOAB courtesy AirHistory.net


London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
22 June 2018; (c) Alastair T. Gardiner

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Jul-2012 07:21 harro Added
09-Dec-2015 22:06 Dr.John Smith Updated [Time, Total occupants, Location, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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