ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 345218
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Narrative:Wizz Air Malta flight W48201, an Airbus A321-271NX, was being pushed back on the apron at Catania-Fontanarossa Airport (CTA) when the tow bar broke.
|Date:||Sunday 3 September 2023|
|Owner/operator:||Wizz Air Malta|
|Year of manufacture:||2023|
|Engine model:||Pratt & Whitney PW1133G-JM|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 234|
|Aircraft damage:|| Unknown|
|Location:||Catania-Fontanarossa Airport (CTA/LICC) -
|Phase:|| Pushback / towing|
|Nature:||Passenger - Scheduled|
|Departure airport:||Catania-Fontanarossa Airport (CTA/LICC)|
|Destination airport:||Torino-Citta Di Torino Airport (TRN/LIMF)|
|Confidence Rating:|| Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources|
The aircraft remained at CTA while the flight was carried out by a replacement aircraft.
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