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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 164031
Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Time:18:25 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic E190 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer ERJ-190AR (ERJ-190-100 IGW)
Owner/operator:US Airways
Registration: N958UW
MSN: 19000164
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 103
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Boston-Logan Int'l Airport (KBOS), Boston, MA -   United States of America
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:KBOS
Destination airport:KPHL
US Airways Flight 740, an Embraer ERJ-190, during preflight taxi to the deicing area, clipped a standing deicing vehicle. The airplane sustained apparent minor damage, canceling the flight. There were no reported injuries.



Photo of N958UW courtesy

Philadelphia - International (KPHL / PHL)
8 April 2019; (c) LRS747

Revision history:

19-Feb-2014 23:43 Geno Added
20-Feb-2014 00:24 Geno Updated [Aircraft type]
21-Nov-2015 19:11 junior sjc Updated [Time, Aircraft type]
27-Nov-2015 07:07 junior sjc Updated [Aircraft type]
13-Dec-2015 18:21 junior sjc Updated [Narrative]

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