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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 246412
Last updated: 14 September 2021
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Date:01-JAN-2021
Time:00:05
Type:Silhouette image of generic A21N model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A321-271NX
Owner/operator:Middle East Airlines
Registration: T7-ME3
MSN: 10000
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Beirut International Airport (BEY) -   Lebanon
Phase: Standing
Nature:-
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
Narrative:
Celebratory New Year's Eve gunfire around the Beirut Airport resulted in damage to 4 MEA aircraft parked outside MEA hangars.
The aircraft T7-ME3 received bullet hole damage left of the 1R Door.

Sources:

https://www.the961.com/mea-new-planes-hit-by-stray-bullets/

https://twitter.com/breakingavnews/status/1345089243702571010/photo/2


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Jan-2021 20:35 asuflyer Added
01-Jan-2021 20:36 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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