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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 247809
Last updated: 27 November 2021
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Date:12-FEB-2021
Time:21:50 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B77W model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-306ER
Owner/operator:KLM
Registration: PH-BVD
MSN: 35979/807
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Johannesburg-O.R. Tambo International Airport (JNB/FAOR) -   South Africa
Phase: Take off
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Johannesburg-O.R. Tambo International Airport (JNB/FAOR)
Destination airport:Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport (AMS/EHAM)
Narrative:
KLM flight KL592, a Boeing 777-300ER, rejected the takeoff after a flock of birds was ingested by an engine.

Sources:

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/ph-bvd#26cfe35c
https://www.telegraaf.nl/financieel/1513069657/zwerm-vogels-treft-klm-vlucht-bij-start-vanuit-zuid-afrika


Images:

Photo of PH-BVD courtesy AirHistory.net


Bonaire - Flamingo (TNCB / BON)
2 May 2021; (c) Anthony Statie

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Feb-2021 18:47 harro Added
13-Feb-2021 18:50 harro Updated [Location]

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