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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240841
Last updated: 11 September 2020
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Date:01-SEP-2020
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A332 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-223
Owner/operator:French Air Force
Registration: F-RARF
C/n / msn: 240
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Beirut Airport -   Lebanon
Phase: Pushback / towing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The French Presidential Airbus A330 suffered damage to the left-hand winglet when it struck the wall of a hangar during towing. The wingtip of the A330 has punctured a hole in a hangar after the incident.

The A332 arrived in Beirut on Monday under the callsign “COTAM 001” which is the ATC designation for any aircraft the President is flying onboard.

Sources:

https://www.aerospcworld.com/2020/09/french-presidential-a330-suffered-wing-strike-in-Beirut.html
http://www.goklerdeyiz.net/fransa-baskanlik-ucagi-hangara-carpti/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Sep-2020 14:41 Goklerdeyiz.net Added
02-Sep-2020 16:04 harro Updated [Other fatalities, Nature, Narrative]
03-Sep-2020 10:49 Anon. Updated [Source, Narrative]

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