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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 193208
Last updated: 19 January 2019
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Date:08-DEC-2016
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B763 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 767-33AER (WL)
Owner/operator:Ukraine International Airlines
Registration: UR-GEB
C/n / msn: 25530/414
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Kyiv-Boryspil Airport (KBP/UKBB) -   Ukraine
Phase: Pushback / towing
Nature:-
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
Investigating agency: NBAAI Ukraine
Narrative:
The aircraft was being towed away for maintenance when the tow bar attachment broke, causing the towing truck to become stuck under the center fuselage.
It appeared there was a lack of communication between the truck driver and the engineer in the cockpit and that the towing speed was too high for the circumstances (snow).

Sources:

http://www.nbaai.gov.ua/uploads/pdf/B-767_UR-GEB.pdf


Images:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Feb-2017 08:14 harro Added
11-Feb-2017 08:10 Anon. Updated [Photo, ]
04-Jan-2019 07:53 xtrasymphony Updated [Location]

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