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Last updated: 27 November 2021
Status:- (No safety board investigation)
Date:Wednesday 2 December 2015
Type:Silhouette image of generic A321 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A321-211 (WL)
Operator:Condor Flugdienst
Registration: D-AIAF
MSN: 6459
First flight: 2015-01-30 (10 months)
Engines: 2 CFMI CFM56-5B3/3
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Aircraft fate: Repaired
Location:Berlin-Schönefeld Airport (SXF) (   Germany)
Phase: Pushback / towing (PBT)
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
An Airbus A321 was damaged at Berlin's Schönefeld Airport when it hit a light tower. The aircraft was being moved by a towing truck at the time. It impacted a light tower which then fell on top of the aircraft, across the forward fuselage.
The airplane had arrived from Fuerteventura Airport (FUE/GCFV), Spain (Canary Islands) at 20:07 hours local time. ADS-B data from Flightradar24 ended at Stand 22. It's unclear if the aircraft suffered the incident whilst being towed from this position.

Collision with pole or wires
Damaged on the ground

» Flightradar24


photo of Airbus-A321-211-D-AIAF
accident date: 02-12-2015
type: Airbus A321-211 (WL)
registration: D-AIAF

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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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