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Accident description
Last updated: 24 May 2016
Date:Monday 20 August 2007
Type:McDonnell Douglas MD-88
Registration: EC-FIH
C/n / msn: 53196/1930
First flight: 1991
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-217C
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Barcelona Airport (BCN) (   Spain)
Phase: Standing (STD)
Nature:Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
An airport bus ran into the left hand wing tip. The wing tip sliced about two metres into the bus. The airplane was parked at Barcelona following the accident and written off.



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Aircraft history
date registration operator remarks
08 NOV 1991 EC-754 Aviaco
29 NOV 1991 EC-FIH Aviaco new registration
01 SEP 1999 EC-FIH Iberia airline merged

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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