Cargo B Airlines Boeing 747 (OO-CBA) tailstrike on takeoff


On 27/10/2008 a Cargo B Airlines Boeing 747 (OO-CBA) performed flight BB3101 from Brussels to Sao Paulo via Dakar, during takeoff from Brussels Airport they suffered a tail strike. After dumping fuel above the North Sea the jumbo freighter returned to Brussels and landed safely. (Forum topic cargo B tailstrike)

A loadsheet error of 100 tons turned out to be the problem.


End 2010 the aircraft was scrapped at Brussels Airport by AELS

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