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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 230916
Last updated: 24 June 2020
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Date:25-NOV-2019
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CRJ9 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bombardier CRJ-900ER (CL-600-2D24) Regional Jet
Owner/operator:American Eagle, opb Mesa Airlines
Registration: N945LR
C/n / msn: 15077
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW/KDFW), TX -   United States of America
Phase: Standing
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, TX (DFW/KDFW)
Destination airport:Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport, TX (LBB/KLBB)
Narrative:
Two Bombardier CRJ-900ER aircraft were damaged at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW/KDFW), Texas, as they were struck by a fuel truck. The right-hand winglet of N915FJ, performing flight AA5740, was damaged and it hit the left-hand wing of N945LR, performing flight AA5780.
No injuries reported.

Sources:

https://www.aerotime.aero/aerotime.team/24254-fuel-truck-hits-two-bombardier-crj900s-in-texas
https://www.luchtvaartnieuws.nl/nieuws/categorie/2/airlines/tankwagen-beschadigt-twee-vliegtuigen-in-dallas (dutch language + video)
https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/american-airlines/american-eagle/fuel-truck-hits-two-parked-american-eagle-bombardier-crj-900ers-at-dallas-fort-worth-airport/

https://www.planespotters.net/photo/584123/n945lr-mesa-airlines-bombardier-crj-900er-cl-600-2d24 (photo)


Images:

Photo of N945LR courtesy AirHistory.net


Phoenix - Sky Harbor International (KPHX / PHX)
23 March 2019; (c) Gerard Helmer

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Nov-2019 15:03 gerard57 Added
26-Nov-2019 16:05 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Nov-2019 16:08 RobertMB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
27-Nov-2019 19:04 harro Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Embed code, Narrative]

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