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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 68340
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Date:26-SEP-2009
Time:08:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic B752 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 757-230
Owner/operator:Vim-Avia
Registration: RA-73016
MSN: 26433/521
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 220
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Serious incident
Location:Rimini Airport (RMI/LIPR) -   Italy
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Rimini Airport (RMI/LIPR)
Destination airport:Moscow
Investigating agency: ANSV
Narrative:
The cover of one of the central guiding line lights of the runway was not fixed. After the Russian B-757 hit it with nose gear at take-off, the fragment badly damaged the fuselage. The take-off was aborted, everybody onboard is safe.

Sources:

https://www.kp.ru/online/news/547351/
http://www.forumavia.ru/forum/6/9/1704269809124512558121253957969_1.shtml?topiccount=28
https://aviaforum.ru/threads/melkie-proisshestvija.17797/page-67#post-524218
http://www.ansv.it/It/Detail.asp?ID=1191

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: ANSV
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Images:

Photo of RA-73016 courtesy AirHistory.net


Tenerife Sur - Reina Sofia (GCTS / TFS)
13 August 2016; (c) Manuel EstevezR

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Sep-2009 06:13 VAR Added
01-Oct-2009 09:49 harro Updated

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