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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 198434
Last updated: 12 March 2020
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Date:15-AUG-2017
Time:c. 19:05 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-832 (WL)
Owner/operator:Delta Air Lines
Registration: N377DA
C/n / msn: 29625/264
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 167
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:New York-John F. Kennedy International Airport, NY (JFK/KJFK) -   United States of America
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:New York-John F. Kennedy International Airport, NY (JFK/KJFK)
Destination airport:Seattle/Tacoma International Airport, WA (SEA/KSEA)
Narrative:
American Airlines flight AA290, a Boeing 757-200 (N175AN), suffered damage to the right hand horizontal stabilizer tip after being hit by Delta flight 2503, a Boeing 737-800 (N377DA).
Both aircraft were taxiing for departure when the right hand winglet of DL2503 cut off part of the horizontal stabilizer tip of AA290.


Sources:

1. https://www.forbes.com/sites/christinenegroni/2017/08/16/we-had-a-big-jolt-pilot-says-after-delta-jet-hits-tail
2. FAA


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Aug-2017 20:25 harro Added

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