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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 184462
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Date:12-FEB-2016
Time:06:45
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:JetBlue
Registration: N273JB
MSN: 19000073
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Boston-Logan International Airport, MA (BOS/KBOS) -   United States of America
Phase: Standing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Boston-Logan International Airport, MA (BOS/KBOS)
Destination airport:Tampa International Airport, FL (TPA/KTPA)
Narrative:
JetBlue flight 891 was cancelled after a van struck the aircraft at gate C11 of Boston-Logan International Airport.
State police said the driver of a delivery van failed to put the vehicle in park before he got out of the van. The van started moving and it rolled toward the plane. The van struck the wing of the JetBlue aircraft, causing damage to the aircraft and the van.

The aircraft was back in service the next day.

Sources:

http://www.wcvb.com/article/runaway-van-hits-plane-full-of-passengers-at-logan-gate/8231584
http://boston.cbslocal.com/2016/02/12/jet-blue-flight-891-boston-logan-airport-tampa-plane-hit-by-van-on-runway-david-siles/

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

25 Mar 2016 N273JB JetBlue Airways 0 Nassau-Lynden Pindling International Airport (NAS) sub


Images:

Photo of N273JB courtesy AirHistory.net


Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International (KFLL / FLL)
12 February 2020; (c) Lewis Grant

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Feb-2016 07:20 harro Added
13-Feb-2016 07:21 harro Updated [Destination airport, Damage]

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