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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 197149
Last updated: 21 February 2020
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Time:c. 22:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B763 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 767-333ER (WL)
Owner/operator:Air Canada Rouge
Registration: C-FMWP
C/n / msn: 25583/508
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Toronto-Pearson International Airport, ON (YYZ/CYYZ) -   Canada
Phase: Taxi
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ/MDPC)
Destination airport:Toronto-Pearson International Airport, ON (YYZ/CYYZ)
Air Canada Rouge flight AC1713, a Boeing 767-300ER, suffered a ground contact incident when parking at spot 181 (Terminal 1) after landing at Toronto-Pearson International Airport, Canada.
The left hand winglet cut into the right hand wing tip of a LOT Polish Airlines Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner (SP-LRC), that was positioned at parking spot 180 (Terminal 1). This aircraft was preparing for departure back to Warsaw, Poland as flight LO46.

The Teamsters Union suggested in a Facebook page that the incident happened as LO46 was being pushed back by 'an untrained manager'.
An official for Swissport, that was handling LO46, stated by quoting TSB that the incident occurred as the Boeing 767 was being parked. He further stated that LO46 was parked correctly at the gate and that the airplane was being loaded at the time.
This was confirmed by a passenger who tweeted that the boarding process was ongoing as the incident occurred.



Photo of C-FMWP courtesy

Dublin (EIDW / DUB)
17 April 2016; (c) Derek Gaynor

Revision history:

06-Aug-2017 14:58 harro Added
06-Aug-2017 15:02 harro Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
06-Aug-2017 18:15 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]

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