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|Coordinates||51° 17' 9.04" N, 6° 45' 59.78" E|
|Date/Time||22 September 2021 09:50:00|
|Wind speed||04 kts|
|Lowest cloud amount||clouds and visibility OK|
ICAO: EDDL IATA: DUS
International airport serving Düsseldorf.
Temperate Marine climate/Oceanic climate (Köppen climate classification Cfb) - Moderately cool summer and comparatively warm winter.
Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of EDDL
- B742, Düsseldorf Germany, 2005 (On 24 January 2005, an Atlas Air Boeing 747-200F overran the end of the landing runway at Düsseldorf after runway braking action notified just prior to landing as medium due to snowfall unexpectedly deteriorated after the snowfall intensified. The overrun led to collision with ground obstacles and engines 2 and 3 caught fire. Escape slide malfunction at the forward left hand door led to an alternative non standard crew evacuation route being used. Significant damage to the aircraft resulted in it being declared a hull loss. The Investigation took almost 8 years to complete and publish.)