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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 162850
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Date:24-DEC-2013
Time:c. 16:35
Type:Silhouette image of generic B788 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner
Owner/operator:Air India
Registration: VT-ANN
MSN: 36285/90
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Kolkata-Netaji Subhas Chandra Airport (CCU/VECC) -   India
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL/VIDP)
Destination airport:Kolkata-Netaji Subhas Chandra Airport (CCU/VECC)
Narrative:
A Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner operated by Air India was involved in an incident at Kolkata-Netaji Subhas Chandra Airport (CCU), India. Photos from the scene suggest the brakes of the left hand main undercarriage overheated.
Flight records suggest the airplane arrived as flight AI-20 from Delhi.

Sources:

https://www.planespotters.in/2013/12/boeing-787-brakes-overtheated.html

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Fire-scare-on-rear-landing-gear-of-Dreamliner-in-Kolkata/articleshow/27871968.cms?from=mdr

Media:


Images:

Photo of VT-ANN courtesy AirHistory.net


London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
18 January 2020; (c) Mick Bajcar

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Dec-2013 14:19 harro Added
24-Dec-2013 14:22 harro Updated [Source, Embed code]
25-Dec-2013 07:48 Helicoptermech Updated [Source]

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