Sponsor Message:
Civil Aviation Forum
My Starred Topics | Profile | New Topic | Forum Index | Help | Search 
Another Breaking About SQ006  
User currently offlineSenliture From Australia, joined May 2000, 431 posts, RR: 0
Posted (13 years 10 months 3 weeks 5 days 3 hours ago) and read 1126 times:

Latest from HKG, 0700 (GMT+8)
67 fatalities, 68 injured.
The plane is 9V-SPK, the tower reported that the pilot said that he hit some unknown objects during take-off.

5 replies: All unread, jump to last
 
User currently offlineKaitak From Ireland, joined Aug 1999, 12475 posts, RR: 37
Reply 1, posted (13 years 10 months 3 weeks 5 days 3 hours ago) and read 1052 times:

When he said "hit some unknown objects", that could also have meant while he was coming back down. The reports about other aircraft are conflicting; it was reported, then denied, then it was said two were involved, now CAL says none but there are reports of a wheel belonging to another aircraft type.

So, can anyone say whether or not another aircraft was involved?


User currently offlineUapilot7 From United States of America, joined May 1999, 338 posts, RR: 1
Reply 2, posted (13 years 10 months 3 weeks 5 days 3 hours ago) and read 1046 times:

This is Halloween, and one one year from EgyptAir 990!

Also, they said there was a "Class 2 Hurricane" in the area at the time!


User currently offline747-fan From Singapore, joined Feb 2000, 62 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (13 years 10 months 3 weeks 5 days 2 hours ago) and read 1028 times:

Kaitak,

Where did u read of the wheel belonging to another aircraft type from? What was it doing there??

Hmmm..i wonder if passengers can have their say about whether a plane should take off in such conditions too..


User currently offlineTWAneedsNOhelp From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 4, posted (13 years 10 months 3 weeks 5 days 2 hours ago) and read 1015 times:

Today (the 31) is indeed the one year anniversary of the EgyptAir disaster and the 4 (?) year anniversary of the American Eagle ATR disaster in the midwest. Today is Halloween and Typhoon Elephant is hovering off the coast of Formosa. Hmmm....

User currently offlineKaitak From Ireland, joined Aug 1999, 12475 posts, RR: 37
Reply 5, posted (13 years 10 months 3 weeks 5 days 2 hours ago) and read 1002 times:

747fan,

This is being reported in some of the news stories and threads on other sites. Of course, at this stage, one should remember that it's only just about daybreak in TPE now (c.0800) and the true extent of the damage is probably only now becoming known. However, as I say, this HAS been reported.


Top Of Page
Forum Index

This topic is archived and can not be replied to any more.

Printer friendly format

Similar topics:More similar topics...
Another Thread About Flaps! posted Fri Aug 6 2004 04:48:48 by Deltabos
Another Breaking Small Plane Story posted Tue Aug 28 2001 22:29:47 by Cre
Another Question About Interflug posted Sat May 6 2000 00:02:30 by Planenutz
Breaking News: Another Delay For The A380 posted Thu Apr 6 2006 13:41:02 by NorCal
How About Another DEN Airport? posted Fri Jun 25 2004 05:35:45 by SHUPirate1
STL-another Way To Think About What May Come W/ AA posted Wed Jan 21 2004 20:43:48 by Atcboy73
Breaking News About Swissair posted Wed Apr 25 2001 20:37:13 by Flying lsd
Breaking News: Regarding SQ006 posted Fri Nov 3 2000 03:33:29 by RWally
Walsh: BA To Talk To Airbus About A350 XWB posted Mon Dec 4 2006 13:29:52 by Leelaw
Any News About Greece? posted Sat Dec 2 2006 22:13:48 by Beaucaire