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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 60148
Last updated: 22 October 2017
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Date:19-MAY-2009
Time:2 am
Type:Silhouette image of generic B772 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-223ER
Owner/operator:American Airlines
Registration: N779AN
C/n / msn: 29955
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:1
Airplane damage: None
Location:Miami International Airport (KMIA) -   United States of America
Phase: Standing
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:KMIA
Destination airport:SBGR
Narrative:
While the aircraft was at the gate, a loader operator/supervisor working for American Airlines loading luggage into the aircraft´s hold accidentally fell from the loader onto the tarmac, receiving fatal injuries. It was raining heavily at the time. The flight was eventually canceled.

Sources:

http://www.sun-sentinel.com/news/local/breakingnews/sfl-miami-airport-fatal-bn051909,0,400254.story
http://www.wsvn.com/news/articles/local/MI121121/


Revision history:

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19-May-2009 08:18 slowkid Added

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