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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 222688
Last updated: 19 September 2020
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Date:06-MAR-2019
Time:23:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT75 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
ATR 72-600
Owner/operator:Caribbean Airlines
Registration: 9Y-TTA
C/n / msn: 968
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Piarco International Airport (POS/TTPP) -   Trinidad and Tobago
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
Narrative:
A Caribbean Airlines ATR 72 impacted a wall while taxiing from the ramp to the maintenance area at Piarco International Airport, Trinidad and Tobago.
According to first reports, the plane's break system malfunctioned. Damage to the plane is estimated at 1,000,000 US dollars.

Sources:

http://www.guardian.co.tt/news/cal-plane-crashes-into-airport-wall-6.2.795939.27fb14f8a9
http://www.guardian.co.tt/news/planes-brake-system-was-not-functional-6.2.797253.12bf8aa127


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Mar-2019 16:32 Rumbachtaler Added
07-Mar-2019 16:33 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Embed code, Narrative]
09-Mar-2019 08:24 gerard57 Updated [Source, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]

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