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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 183213
Last updated: 3 December 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic E170 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer ERJ-170-100LR
Owner/operator:Régional, opf Air France
Registration: F-HBXL
MSN: 17000009
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 81
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Nürnberg Airport (NUE/EDDN) -   Germany
Phase: Standing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG/LFPG)
Destination airport:Nürnberg Airport (NUE/EDDN)
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Arriving at the gate after landing, ground power was attached to the aircraft. A short circuit occurred and the power switched off automatically. An electrical smell entered the flight deck, causing the pilots order the cabin crew to expedite the deplaning of the passengers.
An investigation revealed foreign objects in the internal cover of the ground power receptacle.

The aircraft operated from YS5516 from Paris to Nuremburg.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 2 years and 9 months
Download report: Final report
Other occurrences involving this aircraft

13 Apr 2010 EI-DFH Alitalia Express 0 Milan Linate Airport min


Photo of F-HBXL courtesy

Paris - Charles de Gaulle (LFPG / CDG)
6 September 2015; (c) Streep

Revision history:

07-Jan-2016 13:59 harro Added
07-Jan-2016 14:43 harro Updated [Departure airport, Narrative]

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