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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 224507
Last updated: 20 September 2019
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Date:30-APR-2019
Time:06:44 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B737 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-73S (WL)
Owner/operator:Ryanair
Registration: EI-SEV
C/n / msn: 29078
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:East Midlands Airport (EMA/EGNX) -   United Kingdom
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Training
Departure airport:London-Stansted Airport (STN/EGSS)
Destination airport:East Midlands Airport (EMA/EGNX)
Narrative:
The right-hand wing tip of a Ryanair Boeing 737-700 (EI-SEV) contacted the tail of a parked Jet2 Boeing 737-300 (G-GDFB) as it was taxiing on the apron after landing.

Weather at the time of the incident (0644Z) included low visibility due to fog:
EGNX 300720Z 10004KT 0200 R27/0400 FG OVC001 05/05 Q1026
EGNX 300620Z 10005KT 070V140 0100 R27/0250 FG OVC001 04/04 Q1026

Sources:

https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-leicestershire-48104527
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/ei-sev#2056e3b6


Images:

Photo of EI-SEV courtesy AirHistory.net


Edinburgh (EGPH / EDI)
17 January 2019; (c) David Unsworth

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Apr-2019 12:06 harro Added
30-Apr-2019 12:08 harro Updated [Registration, Narrative]
30-Apr-2019 12:30 harro Updated [Narrative]
30-Apr-2019 17:27 RobertMB Updated [Damage]

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