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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 160104
Last updated: 23 October 2017
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Time:ca 14:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic B772 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-21HLR
Registration: A6-EWI
C/n / msn: 35589/757
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Minor
Location:Rio de Janeiro–Galećo International Airport (GIG) -   Brazil
Phase: Taxi
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Dubai (DXB)
Destination airport:Rio de Janeiro–Galećo International Airport (GIG)
A Boeing 737 operated by GOL (PR-GUD) was involved in a ground collision incident with an Emirates Boeing 777 at Rio de Janeiro–Galećo International Airport.

GOL flight G3-1026 departed Sao Paulo Congonhas on a domestic service to Rio de Janeiro-Santos Dumont Airport. Poor weather conditions at Santos Dumont Airport forced the crew to divert to Galećo Airport.
Flight 1026 had just parked at remote stand 41 when the rudder was struck by the right hand wing of Emirates flight EK247, a Boeing 777 from Dubai.
All on board the GOL flight 47 passengers disembarked normally.


Revision history:

05-Sep-2013 09:50 harro Added
09-Apr-2015 19:48 harro Updated [Source]

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