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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163802
Last updated: 4 January 2020
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Date:11-FEB-2014
Time:13:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic A346 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A340-642
Owner/operator:Lufthansa
Registration: D-AIGM
C/n / msn: 158
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Malta Luqa (MLA) -   Malta
Phase: Pushback / towing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Wingtip hit building while aircraft being towed.
The id of the plane has not been reported, but a Lufthansa Airbus A340-600, D-AIHX, was planned to depart Malta that day following maintenance
(D-AIGM (A343) landed as DLH 9922 from FRA but 1 h behind the incident took place.)

Sources:

https://www.timesofmalta.com/articles/view/20140211/local/aircraft-wingtip-hits-hangar.506400


Images:

Photo of D-AIGM courtesy AirHistory.net


Frankfurt am Main (EDDF / FRA / FRF)
7 July 2014; (c) Peter de Jong

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Feb-2014 18:58 Rumbachtaler Added
11-Feb-2014 18:59 harro Updated [Narrative]
11-Feb-2014 20:17 Anon. Updated [Time, Narrative]
12-Feb-2014 08:28 Anon. Updated [Registration, Operator]
12-Feb-2014 09:16 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type]
12-Feb-2014 10:06 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type]
15-Feb-2014 08:31 Anon. Updated [Total occupants, Other fatalities]
21-May-2015 20:18 magic51 Updated [Registration, Cn]

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