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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 190382
Last updated: 22 May 2019
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Date:27-SEP-2016
Time:06:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic A310 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A310-304
Owner/operator:Iran Air
Registration: EP-IBK
C/n / msn: 671
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Tehran-Imam Khomeini International Airport (IKA) -   Iran
Phase: Pushback / towing
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Tehran-Imam Khomeini International Airport (IKA)
Destination airport:London
Narrative:
An Iran Air Airbus A310-304 sustained substantial damage in a push back incident at Tehran-Imam Khomeini International Airport, Iran.
The aircraft, EP-IBK, was being pushed back when the right hand horizontal stabilizer impacted the underside of the rear fuselage of a Mahan Air Airbus A340, EP-MMR which also push backing to depart airport destination to Munich The stabilizer was severely bent. The A340 sustained damage near the APU and all 98 onboard persons were disembarked .

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Images:

Photo of EP-IBK courtesy AirHistory.net


Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
19 July 2018; (c) My Passion For Aviation

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2016 06:43 harro Added
27-Sep-2016 06:45 harro Updated [Time, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Embed code, Narrative]
28-Sep-2016 16:54 safety expert Updated [Time, Destination airport, Narrative]

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