Tailstrike Serious incident Boeing 777-32WER PT-MUG, Tuesday 9 July 2024
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Date:Tuesday 9 July 2024
Time:11:26 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B77W model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 777-32WER
Registration: PT-MUG
MSN: 38888/1052
Year of manufacture:2012
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Category:Serious incident
Location:Milan-Malpensa Airport (MXP) -   Italy
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Milano-Malpensa Airport (MXP/LIMC)
Destination airport:São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport, SP (GRU/SBGR)
Investigating agency: ANSV
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
LATAM flight LA8073, a Boeing 777-32WER, suffered a tailstrike during takeoff from runway 35L at Milan-Malpensa Airport (MXP), Italy.
The flight entered a holding pattern before returning too MXP. A safe landing was made 1 hour and ten minutes after takeoff.


LIMC 091050Z VRB03KT 9999 FEW040 29/18 Q1018 NOSIG
LIMC 091020Z 11004KT 080V160 CAVOK 29/19 Q1018 NOSIG



History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

20 December 2018 PT-MUG LATAM Brasil 0 Belo Horizonte-Tancredo Neves International Airport, MG (CNF) min
Electrical system problem


Revision history:

09-Jul-2024 14:28 ASN Added
09-Jul-2024 15:39 ASN Updated [Embed code]
11-Jul-2024 17:59 ASN Updated [Source, Embed code, Damage]
12-Jul-2024 11:33 Caio Updated [Embed code]

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