Crashed Boeing 747 at Sharjah Airport, UAE

Date: 07 NOV 2004
Type: Boeing 747-230F (SCD)
Registration: TF-ARR
Serial: 23621/660
Operator: Air Atlanta Cargo

The aircraft was substantially damaged after overrunning runway 30 (4060 meters long). The aircraft had aborted the takeoff after passing the V1 speed and could not be brought to a halt on the runway. Reportedly, some tyres burst, the undercarriage collapsed and the left wing as well as fuselage received substantial structural damage.

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