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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 247714
Last updated: 11 February 2021
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Time:02:05 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8LP (WL)
Owner/operator:S7 Airlines
Registration: VQ-BRR
C/n / msn: 41836/4881
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Novosibirsk-Tolmachevo Airport -   Russia
Phase: Standing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Yakutsk Airport (YKS/UEEE)
Destination airport:Novosibirsk-Tolmachevo Airport (OVB/UNNT)
An S7 Airlines Boeing 737-800, VQ-BRR, was struck by airstairs at Novosibirsk-Tolmachevo Airport. The aircraft was parked on the apron after arriving as flight S75262 from Yakutsk. Some twenty minutes later, a Boeing 757-223(PCF) of Aviastar-Tu, VQ-BGG, taxied past. The engine exhaust of the B757 caused a mobile airstair to roll towards the B737. The airstairs hit the right-hand wing, causing damage on the leading edge, measuring: length - 145mm, width - 60mm, depth - 8mm.



Photo of VQ-BRR courtesy

Düsseldorf - International (EDDL / DUS)
14 August 2017; (c) Freek Blokzijl

Revision history:

11-Feb-2021 13:26 harro Added

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