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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 185336
Last updated: 21 February 2021
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Date:12-MAR-2016
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B744 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 747-428
Owner/operator:Air Atlanta Icelandic
Registration: TF-AAK
C/n / msn: 32868/1325
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Comodoro Arturo Merino Benítez International Airport -   Chile
Phase: Pushback / towing
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The chartered aircraft collided with the ground tug, badly damaging the undercarriage, two of the plane's engines and injuring two ground tug operators.

The aircraft was operating as the tour aircraft for Iron Maiden.

Sources:

http://www.blabbermouth.net/news/iron-maidens-plane-badly-damaged-in-collision-at-santiago-airport/

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

10 Jul 2010 F-GITH Air France 0 en route, near Recife, Pernambuco non

Media:


Images:

Photo of TF-AAK courtesy AirHistory.net


Zürich (LSZH / ZRH)
4 June 2016; (c) Freek Blokzijl

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Mar-2016 17:05 gerard57 Added
12-Mar-2016 17:08 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
13-Mar-2016 11:44 Aerossurance Updated [Nature, Departure airport, Embed code, Narrative]

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