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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 195663
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Date:24-MAY-2017
Time:20:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-824 (WL)
Owner/operator:United Airlines
Registration: N76504
C/n / msn: 31604/2035
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 105
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, TX (AUS) -   United States of America
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, TX (AUS)
Destination airport:Houston-George Bush Intercontinental Airport, TX (IAH/KIAH)
Narrative:
A United Airlines Boeing 737-800 (N76504) contacted an American Airlines Boeing 737-800 (N962AN) winglet to winglet at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport.
United flight UA898, from Austin to Houston, was taxiing to the runway from gate 19 and American flight AA2675 was taxiing into gate 21 after landing from New York-JFK Airport.
The left hand top of the winglet of N76504 broke off. Damage to the American Airlines plane is unclear.

Sources:

https://www.kvue.com/article/news/local/united-american-flights-bump-wings-at-abia/269-442768411
http://www.kxan.com/news/local/austin/united-american-airlines-planes-clip-wings-at-austin-airport/994822891
FAA


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-May-2017 16:44 harro Added
17-Dec-2017 19:01 AF5541 Updated [Total occupants, Embed code]

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