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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 166754
Last updated: 18 March 2019
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Date:04-JUN-2014
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B77W model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-337ER
Owner/operator:Air India
Registration: VT-ALT
C/n / msn: 36318/871
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 335
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Newark Liberty International Airport, NJ (ERW/KEWR) -   United States of America
Phase: Standing
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Newark Liberty International Airport, NJ (ERW/KEWR)
Destination airport:Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport
Narrative:
An Air India Boeing 777-337ER was struck by a catering truck while parked at the gate at Newark Liberty International Airport. The airplane was being prepared for a flight to Mumbai when the truck became wedged under the rear fuselage, puncturing the skin.

Sources:

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Air-India-jet-hit-by-truck-at-US-airport-damaged/articleshow/36083759.cms


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Jun-2014 09:32 Cruise Control Added
05-Jun-2014 09:47 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]
04-Sep-2014 06:47 Anon. Updated [Embed code]

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