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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 228138
Last updated: 13 August 2019
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Date:12-AUG-2019
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B789 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner
Owner/operator:Norwegian Air UK
Registration: G-CKWB
C/n / msn: 38788
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Gatwick Airport, London -   United Kingdom
Phase: Pushback / towing
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:London-Gatwick Airport (LGW/EGKK)
Destination airport:New York-John F. Kennedy International Airport, NY (JFK/KJFK)
Narrative:
The Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, flight DI7017, was damaged during pushback as the tail cone containing the APU exhaust contacted a fence.

Sources:

https://www.kiro7.com/news/norwegian-plane-damaged-on-pushback-from-londons-gatwick/975189684
Photo:
http://www.goklerdeyiz.net/boeing-787-duvara-carpti/
https://twitter.com/TobysAviation/status/1160875935593373697


Images:

Photo of G-CKWB courtesy AirHistory.net


London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)
5 August 2018; (c) Dean Gibbs

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Aug-2019 12:48 gerard57 Added
12-Aug-2019 12:58 Anon. Updated [Source]
12-Aug-2019 13:00 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
12-Aug-2019 13:03 harro Updated [Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]
12-Aug-2019 13:10 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
13-Aug-2019 15:15 Anon. Updated [Embed code, Narrative]

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