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Narrative:The cover of one of the central guiding line lights of the runway was not fixed. After the Russian B-757 hit it with nose gear at take-off, the fragment badly damaged the fuselage. The take-off was aborted, everybody onboard is safe.
|C/n / msn:|| 26433/521|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 220|
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Location:||Rimini Airport (RMI/LIPR) -
|Phase:|| Take off|
|Nature:||International Non Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Rimini Airport (RMI/LIPR)|
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