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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240841
Last updated: 11 September 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A332 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-223
Owner/operator:French Air Force
Registration: F-RARF
C/n / msn: 240
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Beirut Airport -   Lebanon
Phase: Pushback / towing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
The French Presidential Airbus A330 suffered damage to the left-hand winglet when it struck the wall of a hangar during towing. The wingtip of the A330 has punctured a hole in a hangar after the incident.

The A332 arrived in Beirut on Monday under the callsign “COTAM 001” which is the ATC designation for any aircraft the President is flying onboard.


Revision history:

02-Sep-2020 14:41 Added
02-Sep-2020 16:04 harro Updated [Other fatalities, Nature, Narrative]
03-Sep-2020 10:49 Anon. Updated [Source, Narrative]

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