ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 72559
Last updated: 1 March 2015
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Narrative:A DHC-8-400 (G-JEDR) had stopped short of the runway, at intersection Holding Position JA1, prior to taking off. A following PIA Boeing 777 (AP-BGY) was cleared to Holding Position J1, at the beginning of the runway, which involved taxiing beyond JA1. The crew of the B777 were cautioned about the presence of the DHC-8 as they continued towards J1. As the B777 passed behind the DHC-8, its right wingtip struck the DHC‑8's rudder. The B777 suffered minor scratching to its wingtip. The DHC-8's rudder was damaged and required replacement.
|Owner/operator:||Pakistan International Airlines - PIA|
|C/n / msn:|| 33781/504|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 156|
|Airplane damage:|| Minor|
|Location:||Manchester International Airport (MAN/EGCC) -
|Nature:||International Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Manchester International Airport (MAN/EGCC)|
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