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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 184626
Last updated: 25 April 2020
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Date:19-FEB-2016
Time:09:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic B739 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-958ER (WL)
Owner/operator:El Al Israel Airlines
Registration: 4X-EHA
C/n / msn: 41552/4632
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport (AMS/EHAM) -   Netherlands
Phase: Pushback / towing
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport (AMS/EHAM)
Destination airport:Tel Aviv-Ben Gurion International Airport (TLV/LLBG)
Narrative:
A Boeing 737-900ER, operating El Al Flight LY338, sustained damage to the left hand winglet in a pushback incident at
gate G02 at Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport, the Netherlands.
Flight 338 was being pushed back for departure to Tel Aviv, Israel, when the winglet contacted a blast fence. The winglet sustaained a large horizontal tear.
Consequently, the flight was cancelled.

Sources:

http://www.at5.nl/artikelen/152941/vliegtuig-el-al-botst-tijdens-taxin-tegen-hek-op-schiphol
http://www.telegraaf.nl/binnenland/25233662/__El_Al_kist_breekt_vleugel__.html


Images:

Photo of 4X-EHA courtesy AirHistory.net


Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
19 April 2017; (c) Aad van der Voet


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Feb-2016 09:49 harro Added
19-Feb-2016 09:51 harro Updated [Embed code]
19-Feb-2016 09:55 harro Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
19-Feb-2016 10:00 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]
19-Feb-2016 11:58 harro Updated [Photo, ]

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