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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 194141
Last updated: 1 December 2021
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Date:10-MAR-2017
Time:c. 18:50
Type:Silhouette image of generic B739 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-990ER (WL)
Owner/operator:Alaska Airlines
Registration: N493AS
MSN: 41727/5738
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:San Diego International Airport, CA (SAN/KSAN)
Narrative:
Alaska Airlines flight AS769 was cancelled after the Boeing 737-990ER knocked over a de-icing truck at Boston-Logan International Airport, MA, USA. One employee on the truck was injured.
At the time of the incident the aircraft was being de-icing on the platform next to the runway 14 threshold. The left hand wing tip contacted the de-icing truck's crane.

Sources:

https://abcnews.go.com/US/de-icing-truck-collides-alaska-airlines-aircraft-boston/story?id=46064288
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/as769#cb3822a

Media:


Images:

Photo of N493AS courtesy AirHistory.net


Anchorage - Ted Stevens International (PANC / ANC)
4 April 2021; (c) Bob Garrard

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Mar-2017 08:55 harro Added
12-Mar-2017 08:57 harro Updated [Narrative]
12-Mar-2017 08:59 harro Updated [Time, Embed code]

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