Incident Airbus A330-343 LN-RKH,
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Date:Sunday 15 February 2015
Time:c. 18:05
Type:Silhouette image of generic A333 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A330-343
Owner/operator:SAS Scandinavian Airlines
Registration: LN-RKH
MSN: 497
Year of manufacture:2002
Engine model:Rolls-Royce Trent 772-B60
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Chicago-O'Hare International Airport, IL (ORD/KORD) -   United States of America
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:København-Kastrup Airport (CPH/EKCH) [OY]
Destination airport:Chicago-O'Hare International Airport, IL (ORD/KORD)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
An Airbus A330-343 of SAS Scandinavian Airlines sustained substantial damage to one of the engines while parking at the gate at Chicago-O'Hare International Airport, IL (ORD/KORD).
The aircraft had just arrived as flight SK943 from Copenhagen-Kastrup Airport (CPH/EKCH), Denmark. After landing on runway 09R at 17:52 hours local time the aircraft taxied to Terminal 5. Arriving at gate M15, one of the engines ingested a hose.
This caused substantial damage to the engine to the extent that the engine, a Rolls-Royce Trent 772B-60, needed to be replaced.


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