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Special Bulletin S5/2013 - Boeing 787, ET-AOP

Date of occurrence: 12 July 2013

Summary:
A fire event occurred on a parked, unoccupied and electrically un-powered Boeing 787 aircraft at London Heathrow Airport. Subsequent examination of the fire-affected area has focussed on the Emergency Locator Transmitter (ELT). Two Safety Recommendations have been made.

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Report name:
S5/2013 - Boeing 787-8, ET-AOP
Registration:
ET-AOP
Type:
Boeing 787-8
Location:
London Heathrow Airport
Date of occurrence:
12 July 2013
Category:
Commercial Air Transport - Fixed Wing
Summary:
A fire event occurred on a parked, unoccupied and electrically un-powered Boeing 787 aircraft at London Heathrow Airport. Subsequent examination of the fire-affected area has focussed on the Emergency Locator Transmitter (ELT). Two Safety Recommendations have been made.
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