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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238817
Last updated: 4 November 2020
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Date:29-JUL-2020
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B77W model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-3F2ER
Owner/operator:Turkish Airlines
Registration: TC-LJC
C/n / msn: 44123/1337
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Lagos Murtala Mohammed International Airport -   Nigeria
Phase: Standing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A Middle East Airlines Airbus A330-243 (OD-MEA) struck the APU of a Turkish Airlines Boeing 777-300ER (TC-LJC) at Lagos Murtala Mohammed International Airport in Nigeria.
The Boeing 777 had arrived at Lagos at 14:22 UTC as flight TK6108 from Istanbul, Turkey. The A330 landed at 14:59 as flight ME571 from Beirut.
The B777 was parked the gate as the A330 was taxiing past. The left-hand winglet cut through the underside of the APU section of the B777.

Sources:

http://www.goklerdeyiz.net/thy-ucagina-ucak-carpti/

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Images:

Photo of TC-LJC courtesy AirHistory.net


Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
28 June 2019; (c) Gert Jan Mentink

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Jul-2020 19:52 Goklerdeyiz.net Added
29-Jul-2020 19:55 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Embed code, Narrative]
29-Jul-2020 19:59 harro Updated [Other fatalities, Embed code, Narrative]
29-Jul-2020 20:13 harro Updated [Location, Embed code]

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