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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 149576
Last updated: 31 March 2020
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Time:16:10 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A333 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-343X
Owner/operator:Orbest Orizonia Airlines (Iberworld)
Registration: EC-JHP
C/n / msn: 670
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 384
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Madrid-Barajas Airport (MAD/LEMD) -   Spain
Phase: Standing
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Madrid-Barajas Airport (MAD/LEMD)
Destination airport:Cancún Airport (CUN/MMUN)
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
Two aircraft were involved in a ground collision incident at Madrid's Barajas airport on Saturday afternoon 6 October 2012. There were no injuries. The damage to both planes is said to be "light"

The incident occurred between an Air Europa Airbus A330-202 (EC-JQQ) with 297 passengers bound for Caracas and an Airbus A330-343X (EC-JHP) from the Iberworld airline with 384 passengers travelling to Cancun, Mexico.

The incident, which happened around 16:10 local time (1410 GMT), took place at Terminal 1 when the Air Europa plane was being pushed back from its gate and its tail collided with the wing of the Iberworld aircraft.



Photo of EC-JHP courtesy

Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
18 June 2011; (c) Pertti Sipilä

Revision history:

07-Oct-2012 00:34 gerard57 Added
07-Oct-2012 03:11 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport]
07-Oct-2012 03:11 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Location]
07-Oct-2012 07:12 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Registration]
08-Oct-2012 11:18 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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