China Air plough's through ground equipment at Chicago in Snow


 An Air China Cargo B-747 ploughed through cargo containers at Chicago Airport on 28th jan 2022, damaging one of her engines. The airport was covered with snow and light snowfall was present when this occurrence took place at nigh around 1600 hrs UTC.








METAR text:KORD 281610Z 35008KT 2 1/2SM -SN BKN026 OVC034 M08/M12 A3031 RMK AO2 P0000 T10831117
Conditions at:KORD (CHICAGO O'HARE , IL, US) observed 1610 UTC 28 January 2022
Temperature:-8.3°C (17°F)
Dewpoint:-11.7°C (11°F) [RH = 76%]
Pressure (altimeter):30.31 inches Hg (1026.5 mb)
Winds:from the N (350 degrees) at 9 MPH (8 knots; 4.1 m/s)
Visibility:2.50 miles (4.02 km)
Ceiling:2600 feet AGL
Clouds:broken clouds at 2600 feet AGL
overcast cloud deck at 3400 feet AGL
Weather:-SN  (light snow)

As per media reports there were no injuries to personnel on board or on the ground.

Images from social media and Flightradar24 

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