Incident Boeing 737-3Q8 CX-PUA, 23 Apr 2007
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Date:23-APR-2007
Time:11:00 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B733 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 737-3Q8
Owner/operator:PLUNA
Registration: CX-PUA
MSN: 24700/1924
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Minor
Category:Incident
Location:Buenos Aires-Jorge Newbery Airport, BA (AEP/SABE) -   Argentina
Phase: Standing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Montevideo-Carrasco Airport (MVD/SUMU)
Destination airport:Buenos Aires-Jorge Newbery Airport, BA (AEP/SABE)
Investigating agency: JIAAC Argentina
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Narrative:
When the aircraft was parked in parking position No. 6 on the main apron at SABE, the aircraft commander stopped both engines. While the ramp service maneuvers were being performed, a ground vehicle used for baggage transport rammed the aircraft and caused significant damage to the fuselage.

Cause:
During the approach maneuver of a ground vehicle carrying baggage to the hold of the aircraft parked on apron, impact of the vehicle against the fuselage of the aircraft, due to driver's error of distance appreciation.

Sources:

JST

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: JIAAC Argentina
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 month
Download report: Final report
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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2021 11:43 ASN archive Added
25-Jan-2023 18:11 harro Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
25-Jan-2023 18:12 harro Updated [Location]

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