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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 214011
Last updated: 28 November 2021
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Date:03-AUG-2018
Time:c. 13:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic E145 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer ERJ-145LR
Owner/operator:ExpressJet Airlines, opf United Express
Registration: N14568
MSN: 145628
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Newark-Liberty International Airport, NJ (EWR/KEWR) -   United States of America
Phase: Pushback / towing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Newark-Liberty International Airport, NJ (EWR/KEWR)
Destination airport:Richmond International Airport (Byrd Field), VA (RIC/KRIC)
Narrative:
An Embraer ERJ-145LR operating flight UA4080, collided with an airport service truck as it was pushed back from the gate at Newark-Liberty International Airport, New Jersey, USA.
The truck fell over; the aircraft suffered minor damage to the tail.

Sources:

https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/national-international/United-Express-Jet-Backs-Into-Catering-Truck-Injuring-Driver-490002021.html?_osource=SocialFlowTwt_PHBrand

Media:


Images:

Photo of N14568 courtesy AirHistory.net


Montréal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International (CYUL / YUL)
9 March 2014; (c) Pierre Langlois

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Aug-2018 19:39 harro Added
03-Aug-2018 19:42 harro Updated [Time, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Embed code, Narrative]

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