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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 180573
Last updated: 29 October 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8JE (WL)
Owner/operator:Arik Air
Registration: 5N-MJP
MSN: 38970/3030
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Lagos-Murtala Muhammed Airport (LOS) -   Nigeria
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Lagos-Murtala Muhammed Airport (LOS)
Destination airport:
Two Boeing 737-800 aircraft of Arik Air (5N-MJP and 5N-MJQ), were involved in a wing-tip contact incident at Lagos-Murtala Muhammed Airport (LOS) in Nigeria.

One of the aircraft, 5N-MJP, was marshalled out of the ramp for a scheduled flight when its wing tip contacted the wing tip of 5N-MJQ. The latter was still parked on the ramp at the time of the incident.



Photo of 5N-MJP courtesy

Palma de Mallorca (LEPA / LESJ / PMI)
13 August 2014; (c) Toni Marimón

Revision history:

22-Oct-2015 12:25 harro Added

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