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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238817
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B77W model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-3F2ER
Owner/operator:Turkish Airlines
Registration: TC-LJC
MSN: 44123/1337
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Lagos Murtala Mohammed International Airport -   Nigeria
Phase: Standing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Istanbul Airport (IST/LTFM)
Destination airport:Lagos-Murtala Muhammed International Airport (LOS/DNMM)
A Middle East Airlines Airbus A330-243 (OD-MEA) struck the APU of a Turkish Airlines Boeing 777-300ER (TC-LJC) at Lagos Murtala Mohammed International Airport in Nigeria.
The Boeing 777 had arrived at Lagos at 14:22 UTC as flight TK6108 from Istanbul, Turkey. The A330 landed at 14:59 as flight ME571 from Beirut.
The B777 was parked the gate as the A330 was taxiing past. The left-hand winglet cut through the underside of the APU section of the B777.




Photo of TC-LJC courtesy

Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
28 June 2019; (c) Gert Jan Mentink

Revision history:

29-Jul-2020 19:52 Added
29-Jul-2020 19:55 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Embed code, Narrative]
29-Jul-2020 19:59 harro Updated [Other fatalities, Embed code, Narrative]
29-Jul-2020 20:13 harro Updated [Location, Embed code]
12-Aug-2021 17:30 Anon. Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Embed code]

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