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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 154326
Last updated: 8 October 2019
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Date:16-MAR-2013
Time:14:55
Type:Silhouette image of generic A319 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A319
Owner/operator:Easyjet
Registration: G-EZFZ
C/n / msn: 4425
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Manchester Airport -   United Kingdom
Phase: Standing
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Manchester Airport
Destination airport:Mallorca
Narrative:
A vehicle carrying water between planes got stuck under the aircraft after accidentally backing up under it. The plane was substantially damaged in the incident and the flight was cancelled.
No one was hurt in the incident.


Sources:

1. http://travel.aol.co.uk/2013/03/18/easyjet-flight-delayed-three-hours-truck-stuck-under-plane-manchester-airport/
2. http://www.in2town.co.uk/lifestyle-news/easyjet-flight-diverted-manchester-airport-eject-drunken-football-fan/


Images:

Photo of G-EZFZ courtesy AirHistory.net


Edinburgh (EGPH / EDI)
7 January 2018; (c) Ian Howat

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Mar-2013 07:04 gerard57 Added
11-Jun-2013 19:07 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Embed code]

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