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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 167805
Last updated: 26 June 2020
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Time:c. 04:50
Type:Silhouette image of generic A343 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A340-313X
Owner/operator:Aerolineas Argentinas
Registration: LV-FPV
C/n / msn: 193
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Barcelona Airport (BCN/LEBL) -   Spain
Phase: Taxi
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Barcelona Airport (BCN/LEBL)
Destination airport:Buenos Aires/Ezeiza-Ministro Pistarini Airport, BA (EZE/SAEZ)
An UTAir Boeing 767-300 (VQ-BSX) and an Aerolineas Argentinas Airbus A340-300 (LV-FPV) were involved in a runway incursion event at Barcelona Airport (BCN/LEBL), Spain.
Aerolineas Argentinas Flight AR1163 to Buenos Aires was taxiing to the holding point of runway 25R for take-off.
ADS-B data logged by suggest the A340 taxied along taxiway K, turning left on D. On taxiway D it crossed runway 02. The flight then turned right onto taxiway M. It taxied all the way down M towards the holding point of runway 25R.
However, the flight again had to cross runway 02. At the same time UTAir flight UT5187 from Moscow was on final approach for landing on runway 02. The crew initiated a go around and landed safely at 05:06.
ADS-B data logged by Flightaware24 suggest the B767 had descended to 250 feet before the go around was initiated.

Distance from the runway threshold of runway 02 to the point where the A340 crossed at taxiway Mike is 1166 m (3826 ft).



Photo of LV-FPV courtesy

Madrid - Adolfo Suarez / Barajas (LEMD / MAD)
1 January 2018; (c) David Unsworth

Ground track of AR1163 (

Revision history:

06-Jul-2014 17:41 harro Added
06-Jul-2014 17:41 harro Updated [Date]
06-Jul-2014 18:20 harro Updated [Narrative]

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