ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 192936
Last updated: 25 March 2017
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Narrative:LATAM Brasil flight JJ8115 was hit by ground fire while on approach to São Paulo-Guarulhos Airport in Brazil.
Boeing 767-316ER (WL)
|C/n / msn:|| 42214/1043|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Airplane damage:|| Minor|
|Location:||near São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport, SP (GRU/SBGR) -
|Nature:||International Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN/LEBL) |
|Destination airport:||São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport, SP (GRU/SBGR) |
The aircraft, a Boeing 767-316ER, operated on a regular passenger service from Barcelona, Spain. It was approaching runway 09R about 08:35 hours local time when it was hit by gun fire.
Photos show a 7,62 mm wide bullet lodged in the left hand slat of the airplane.
Later that day the aircraft was ferried to a LATAM maintenance facility at São Carlos Airport (SDSC) for repairs.