List of incidents where aircraft have suffered mercury spills. This can cause extensive damage due to aluminium corrosion.


model serial# airline registration service date spill
discovered
location when
spill discovered
outcome sources
Fokker 100 11358 Air Niugini (ANG) P2-ANA passenger 2006 Port Moresby, PNG[1] written off; reduced to parts[1] [1] [2] [3] [4a] [4b]
BAe 146-300 E3202 Flybe (BEE) G-BTUY passenger 26 Apr 2004 Belfast City Airport as of 2008, still in operation [1] [2]
Boeing 747-249F 21827 Southern Air Transport N742SJ freight 15 Feb 1996 Bogota, Columbia? written off; repaired by Polar Air Cargo [1] [2] [3]
Boeing 767 TWO
different
planes
Air Transport Services Group ? freight 2005 ? ? repaired and returned to service within two weeks [1a] [1b] [2] [3]

See also