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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 184626
Last updated: 1 December 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B739 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-958ER (WL)
Owner/operator:El Al Israel Airlines
Registration: 4X-EHA
MSN: 41552/4632
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport (AMS/EHAM) -   Netherlands
Phase: Pushback / towing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport (AMS/EHAM)
Destination airport:Tel Aviv-Ben Gurion International Airport (TLV/LLBG)
A Boeing 737-900ER, operating El Al Flight LY338, sustained damage to the left hand winglet in a pushback incident at
gate G02 at Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport, the Netherlands.
Flight 338 was being pushed back for departure to Tel Aviv, Israel, when the winglet contacted a blast fence. The winglet sustaained a large horizontal tear.
Consequently, the flight was cancelled.




Photo of 4X-EHA courtesy

Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
19 April 2017; (c) Aad van der Voet

Revision history:

19-Feb-2016 09:49 harro Added
19-Feb-2016 09:51 harro Updated [Embed code]
19-Feb-2016 09:55 harro Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
19-Feb-2016 10:00 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]
19-Feb-2016 11:58 harro Updated [Photo, ]

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