Serious incident Airbus A340-313 D-AIGU, Thursday 21 August 2008
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Date:Thursday 21 August 2008
Type:Silhouette image of generic A343 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A340-313
Registration: D-AIGU
MSN: 321
Year of manufacture:2000
Engine model:CFMI CFM56-5C4
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 236
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Category:Serious incident
Location:Frankfurt International Airport (FRA/EDDF) -   Germany
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Tehran-Imam Khomeini International Airport
Destination airport:Frankfurt International Airport (FRA/EDDF)
Investigating agency: BFU
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
The A340 collided with a passenger bus while taxiing to the gate. The nr.4 engine cowling was damage, as was the bus.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BFU
Report number: BFU 5X015-08
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 9 months
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

22-Jul-2010 10:40 harro Added
19-Jan-2024 20:35 harro Updated [Registration, Cn, Other fatalities, Source]

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