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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 193572
Last updated: 18 November 2017
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Time:ca 13:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8HX (WL)
Owner/operator:Aerolineas Argentinas
Registration: LV-FUA
C/n / msn: 40548/4995
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 139
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Category:Serious incident
Location:San Carlos de Bariloche International Airport, RN (BRC/SAZS) -   Argentina
Phase: Landing
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Buenos Aires-Jorge Newbery Airport, BA (AEP/SABE)
Destination airport:San Carlos de Bariloche International Airport, RN (BRC/SAZS)
Investigating agency: JIAAC Argentina
Aerolineas Argentinas flight AR1672, Boeing 737-800, sustained a tail strike during an attempted landing at San Carlos de Bariloche International Airport in Argentina. The aircraft, operating on a flight from Buenos Aires, was approaching runway 29 when it suffered the tail strike. The flight crew performed a go around about 12:52 hours. The aircraft circled and landed safely at 13:06 hours.

Weather reported about the time of the incident (ca 16:00 Z):
SAZS 131700Z VRB03KT 9999 NSC 26/04 Q1015
SAZS 131600Z 00000KT CAVOK 25/04 Q1016
SAZS 131500Z 00000KT CAVOK 23/03 Q1017

The incident aircraft was ferried back to Buenos Aires on Mach 3, 2017.



Flight track of AR1672 (c) Flightradar24

Revision history:

13-Feb-2017 20:00 harro Added
14-Feb-2017 07:31 harro Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
14-Feb-2017 19:22 harro Updated [Embed code, Photo, ]
03-Mar-2017 20:02 harro Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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