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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 74897
Last updated: 11 February 2020
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Time:02:40 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B763 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 767-3Q8ER
Owner/operator:Southern Winds Lineas Aereas SA
Registration: TF-ARA
C/n / msn: 28206/694
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 168
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Ezeiza International Airport, Ezeiza Partido, Buenos Aires -   Argentina
Phase: Take off
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Ezeiza Airport, Buenos Aires (EZE/SAEZ)
Destination airport:Miami International Airport (MIA/KMIA)
On October 21, 2002, about 0240 UTC, a Boeing 767-300, Icelandic registration TF-ARA, registered to Air Atlanta Icelandic, and operated by Southern Winds Lineas Aereas SA, experienced a separation of the left off wing slide during takeoff at the Ezieza International Airport, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Argentina. The flight was a scheduled international passenger flight from Buenos Aires to Miami, Florida. The aircraft received minor damage to the fuselage skin. No injuries were reported from the 153 passengers and 9 crew members. The flight was originating at the time of the incident.


2. NTSB Identification: MIA03WA011 at


Photo of TF-ARA courtesy

Madrid - Adolfo Suarez / Barajas (LEMD / MAD)
8 March 2003; (c) Toni Marimón

Revision history:

20-Oct-2010 13:45 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
29-Jun-2016 21:46 Dr.John Smith Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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