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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 161693
Last updated: 2 November 2019
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Date:25-OCT-2013
Time:c. 00:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic A332 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-243F
Owner/operator:Turkish Airlines Cargo
Registration: TC-JCI
C/n / msn: 1442
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Lagos-Murtala Muhammed International Airport (LOS/DNMM) -   Nigeria
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:IST
Destination airport:LOS
Narrative:
Turkish Airlines Flight TK-6323, an Airbus A330-243F, arrived at Lagos-Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Nigeria following a cargo flight from Istanbul, Turkey. It landed about 00:15 local time and taxied to Stand 103 for parking.
As it was being marshalled in, the left hand winglet struck the right hand winglet of a Boeing 747-400 that was parked on Stand 102.
It appeared that the airplane in question, Max Air Boeing 747-438 registered 5N-HMB, was parked around 10 feet to the right of centreline on Stand 102.
The winglet of the A330 sliced approx 60 cm into the 747's winglet.

Sources:

http://www.airporthaber.com/havacilik-haberleri/thy-ucagi-lagosta-kanat-surttu.html


Images:

Photo of TC-JCI courtesy AirHistory.net


Istanbul - Atatürk (LTBA / IST)
6 October 2018; (c) Danny Grew


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Oct-2013 17:10 hggultek Added
27-Oct-2013 20:33 harro Updated [Date, Time, Location, Source, Narrative, Photo, ]

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