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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 220514
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Time:17:29 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 737-8CT (WL)
Registration: C-GAWS
MSN: 38880/4268
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Vancouver International Airport (CYVR), BC -   Canada
Phase: Pushback / towing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Vancouver International Airport, BC (YVR/CYVR)
Destination airport:Palm Springs International Airport, CA (PSP/KPSP)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
During push back WestJet flight WJA1722 hit a truck, resulting in damage to one of its wings. The plane was taken out of service. There were no personal injuries.


CADORS #2019P0019


Photo of C-GAWS courtesy

Vancouver - International (CYVR / YVR)
16 September 2014; (c) John Olafson

Revision history:

04-Jan-2019 13:11 gerard57 Added
10-Jan-2019 21:39 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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