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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 21143
Last updated: 26 November 2020
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Date:16-JUN-2008
Time:22:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320
Owner/operator:LTE International Airways
Registration: EC-JRC
C/n / msn: 445
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Tenerife-Sur Reina Sofia Airport (TFS/GCTS) -   Spain
Phase: Standing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Tenerife-Sur Reina Sofia Airport (TFS/GCTS)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A mechanic was sucked into one of the engines of the A320. Tha plane was scheduled to WAW but the pilots found problems on the right hand engine. Then, the technicians did a run-up test almost at take-off power in the 08 runway when the tragedy happened.

Sources:

http://www.elmundo.es/elmundo/2008/06/17/espana/1213697030.html

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

27 Jul 2008 EC-JTA LTE leased by TACV 0 Praia International Airport (RAI), Santiago Island non


Images:

Photo of EC-JRC courtesy AirHistory.net


Cork (EICK / ORK)
28 September 2008; (c) Derek Gaynor

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Jun-2008 10:54 harro Added
21-Mar-2015 21:41 Anon. Updated [Registration, Cn]
22-Mar-2015 07:34 Anon. Updated [Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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