Incident Boeing 737-8AS (WL) EI-EKR, 28 May 2022
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 279295
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Time:12:32 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 737-8AS (WL)
Registration: EI-EKR
MSN: 38503/3202
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:near Palma de Mallorca Airport (LEPA) -   Spain
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Palma de Mallorca Airport (PMI/LEPA)
Destination airport:Manchester International Airport (MAN/EGCC)
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
A loss of separation occurred between aircraft 2, a Cirrus SF-50, registration N66HR, and aircraft 1, a Boeing 737-800, registration EI-EKR, which required an evasive maneuver.
Aircraft 2 had taken off from Mallorca/Son Bonet airport (LESB), at 10:30 UTC, bound for Ibiza airport (LEIB), to make a private flight.
Aircraft 1 had taken off from runway 24R of Palma de Mallorca Airport (LEPA), at 10:31 UTC as flight FR3442, bound for Manchester Airport (EGCC).
Aircraft 2, after taking off, headed south from the Mallorca/Son Bonet airport (LESB), passing through the extension of runway 24R of the Palma de Mallorca airport (LEPA). Aircraft 1, already in the climb, required a right turn to avoid converging with the path of Aircraft 2. Both aircraft continued with their respective flights without additional incidents.
There were no injuries. No damage occurred.


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16-Jun-2022 19:02 harro Added

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