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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 153917
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Date:09-MAR-2013
Time:06:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-232
Owner/operator:JetBlue Airways
Registration: N603JB
MSN: 2352
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 150
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:New York-John F. Kennedy International Airport, NY (JFK/KJFK) -   United States of America
Phase: Pushback / towing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:New York-John F. Kennedy International Airport, NY (JFK/KJFK)
Destination airport:West Palm Beach International Airport, FL (PBI/KPBI)
Narrative:
JetBlue Flight 145 had pushed back from the gate at New York-JFK when some problems arose with the tow bar. The airplane remained stationary.
An Air India Boeing 777 (VT-ALK), flight AI-101 from Mumbai, was taxying to its gate after landing, when it contacted the JetBlue tail. No one was injured in the incident. The tail of the A320 was damaged.


Sources:

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2013-03-09/jetblue-air-india-planes-bump-on-jfk-taxiway-airline-says
https://www.newsru.com/world/09mar2013/flights.html

Media:


Images:

Photo of N603JB courtesy AirHistory.net


Tampa - International (KTPA / TPA)
17 November 2018; (c) Danny Grew

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Mar-2013 12:29 Hans Gruber Added
09-Mar-2013 12:32 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
09-Mar-2013 12:39 harro Updated [Narrative]
09-Mar-2013 13:30 Hans Gruber Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Embed code]

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