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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 180572
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:20-OCT-2015
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8JE (WL)
Owner/operator:Arik Air
Registration: 5N-MJQ
C/n / msn: 38971/3065
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Lagos-Murtala Muhammed Airport (LOS) -   Nigeria
Phase: Standing
Nature:-
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Two Boeing 737-800 aircraft of Arik Air (5N-MJP and 5N-MJQ), were involved in a wing-tip contact incident at Lagos-Murtala Muhammed Airport (LOS) in Nigeria.

One of the aircraft, 5N-MJP, was marshalled out of the ramp for a scheduled flight when its wing tip contacted the wing tip of 5N-MJQ. The latter was still parked on the ramp at the time of the incident.

Sources:

http://punchng.com/business/business-economy/two-arik-aircraft-collide-on-lagos-airport-tarmac/


Images:

Photo of 5N-MJQ courtesy AirHistory.net


London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
12 April 2010; (c) Mick Bajcar

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Oct-2015 12:25 harro Added

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