Emirates Boeing 777 Involved in Ambulift Crash Incident at Islamabad Airport

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Re: Emirates Boeing 777 Involved in Ambulift Crash Incident at Islamabad Airport

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TAILWIND wrote:
Wed Feb 28, 2018 9:15 am
Abbas Ali wrote:
Tue Feb 27, 2018 5:19 pm
Do they need some giant freighter like Antonov An-124 to transport replacement engine cover/cowling to Islamabad from Dubai?

Abbas
Nose cowl can be split into two halves and can be transported in a normal freighter.
Thank you for the info.

Info about the incident on The Aviation Herald.

http://avherald.com/h?article=4b5725f9&opt=4096

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Re: Emirates Boeing 777 Involved in Ambulift Crash Incident at Islamabad Airport

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Photo of crane used to remove ambulift from the site of incident at Islamabad Airport.

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Source: dunya.com.pk

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Re: Emirates Boeing 777 Involved in Ambulift Crash Incident at Islamabad Airport

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Today, Emirates Boeing 777-300ER registration A6-END departed from Islamabad at 9:14 AM as ferry flight EK-2514 to its home base Dubai where it landed at 11:13 AM completing flight in three hours.

The B777 was damaged by Gerry's dnata ambulift at Islamabad Airport on February 27.

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Source: flightradar24.com

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Re: Emirates Boeing 777 Involved in Ambulift Crash Incident at Islamabad Airport

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A6-END resumed performing revenue flights for Emirates when it departed from Dubai today at 1:02 PM as flight EK-378 to Phuket.

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/a6-end
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/ek378

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