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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 166842
Last updated: 18 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B743 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 747-367
Owner/operator:PIA Pakistan International Airlines
Registration: AP-BFV
MSN: 23534/659
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Karachi-Jinnah International Airport (KHI/OPKC) -   Pakistan
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
A PIA Boeing 747 sustained damage in heavy fighting at Karachi Airport, Pakistan.
Pakistan Taliban gunmen had stormed the Karachi airport at night, disguised as policemen.
Images also show extensive damage to the interior of the plane.
It is said that the plane has been sold to a scrap dealer to be demolished.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

18 Jul 2012 AP-BFV Pakistan International Airlines - PIA 0 Lahore Airport unk



Photo of AP-BFV courtesy

Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
14 April 2006; (c) Mick Bajcar

Revision history:

10-Jun-2014 07:07 harro Added
10-Jun-2014 07:08 harro Updated [Source, Embed code]
05-Nov-2014 11:38 gerard57 Updated [Source, Damage, Narrative]

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