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Air Safety #OTD by Francisco Cunha

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#OTD in 1999: Qantas Flight 1, a B-747, overruns the runway on landing in Bangkok (Thailand). All 410 aboard survive, 38 minor injuries, Jet substantially damaged. Incident occurred at night in bad weather. Factors: meteorology, aircraft configuration, crew training/actions, CRM.

#Thread Period News report news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-paci…

#Thread ASN Entry aviation-safety.net/database/recor…

A Boeing 747-438 passenger plane, registered VH-OJH, sustained substantial damage in a landing accident at Bangkok International Airport (BKK), Thailand. All 391 passengers and crew members survived....

aviation-safety.net/database/recor…

ASN Aircraft accident Boeing 747-438 VH-OJH Bangkok International Airport (BKK)

A Boeing 747-438 passenger plane, registered VH-OJH, sustained substantial damage in a landing accident at Bangkok International Airport (BKK), Thailand. All 391 passengers and crew members survived....

#Thread Skybrary Analysis skybrary.aero/index.php/B744…

#Thread Accident Report atsb.gov.au/media/24447/aa…

#Thread ATSB site detailing how the accident investigation unfolded atsb.gov.au/publications/2…

#Thread CNN article on the report findings edition.cnn.com/2001/WORLD/asi…

#Thread Mentour Pilot video on the incident youtu.be/gR24_39ymkU

Air Safety #OTD by Francisco Cunha

@OnDisasters

Author of Book "IDN 1851 - The Santa Maria Air Disaster"; Tweets #OTD On This Day Aviation Safety Occurrences (Crashes/Incidents) and other aero miscellanea

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