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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 220907
Last updated: 23 February 2020
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Date:18-JAN-2019
Time:01:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8F2 (WL)
Owner/operator:Turkish Airlines
Registration: TC-JHM
C/n / msn: 40980
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Malta International Airport -   Malta
Phase: Taxi
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Malta-Luqa Airport (MLA/LMML)
Destination airport:Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport (IST/LTBA)
Narrative:
Turkish Airlines flight TK1372, a Boeing 737-800 (TC-JHM) was taxiing for departure and was instructed to hold on taxiway C. At the same time Ryanair flight FR9874 from Bari, a Boeing 737-800 (EI-DHW) was taxiing to the apron after landing.
The aircraft struck the elevator of the TK1372 with its wingtip and proceded to the stand. Both aircraft were grounded to assess the damage.

Sources:

https://www.maltatoday.com.mt/news/national/92317/ryanair_plane_strikes_planes_wingtip_at_malta_international_a#.XEF89sKWydI
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/tc-jhm#1f364504


Images:

Photo of TC-JHM courtesy AirHistory.net


Berlin - Tegel (EDDT / TXL)
15 September 2017; (c) Pertti Sipilä


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Jan-2019 07:25 gerard57 Added
18-Jan-2019 08:08 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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