ASN Aircraft accident Boeing 727-243 N571PE Newark International Airport, NJ (EWR)
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Date:Saturday 7 June 1997
Type:Silhouette image of generic B722 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 727-243
Operator:Continental Air Lines
Registration: N571PE
MSN: 21264/1225
First flight: 1976-09-24 (20 years 9 months)
Engines: 3 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-9A
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Newark International Airport, NJ (EWR) (   United States of America)
Phase: Taxi (TXI)
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
The Boeing overshot the jetway and collided with the USAir terminal building. The aircraft was being moved to the terminal from the maintenance area.


Damaged on the ground

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photo of Boeing-727-227-N571PE
accident date: 07-06-1997
type: Boeing 727-227
registration: N571PE
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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Boeing 727

  • 1832 built
  • 73rd loss
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