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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 74897
Last updated: 2 September 2020
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Date:20-OCT-2002
Time:23:40 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B763 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 767-3Q8ER
Owner/operator:Southern Winds Lineas Aereas
Registration: TF-ARA
C/n / msn: 28206/694
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 168
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Buenos Aires/Ezeiza-Ministro Pistarini Airport, BA (EZE/SAEZ) -   Argentina
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Buenos Aires/Ezeiza-Ministro Pistarini Airport, BA (EZE/SAEZ)
Destination airport:Miami International Airport (MIA/KMIA)
Investigating agency: JIAAC Argentina
Narrative:
A Boeing 767-300, Icelandic registration TF-ARA, registered to Air Atlanta Icelandic, and operated for Southern Winds Lineas Aereas, experienced a separation of the left off wing slide during takeoff at the Ezieza International Airport, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Argentina. The flight was a scheduled international passenger flight from Buenos Aires to Miami, Florida. The aircraft received minor damage to the fuselage skin. No injuries were reported from the 157 passengers and 11 crew members. The flight was originating at the time of the incident.

Cause
During a regular passenger transport flight, during the take-off run, accidental inflation and detachment of an emergency slide due to failure of the opening system, without indication of such deployment in the cockpit.

Sources:

1. https://www.jiaac.gob.ar/files/2363620.pdf
2. NTSB Identification: MIA03WA011 at https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief2.aspx?ev_id=20021121X05498&ntsbno=MIA03WA011&akey=1
3. http://www.airfleets.net/ficheapp/plane-b767-28206.htm
4. https://jiaac.gob.ar/files/2363620.pdf

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: JIAAC Argentina
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Images:

Photo of TF-ARA courtesy AirHistory.net


Madrid - Adolfo Suarez / Barajas (LEMD / MAD)
8 March 2003; (c) Toni Marimón

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Oct-2010 13:45 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
29-Jun-2016 21:46 Dr.John Smith Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
18-Aug-2020 16:28 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Source, Narrative]
18-Aug-2020 16:31 harro Updated [Date, Time, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative, Accident report, ]

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