ASN Aircraft accident Airbus A300B4-203 (F) XA-MRC Mexico City-Benito Juárez International Airport (MEX)
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Date:Monday 10 December 2018
Type:Silhouette image of generic A30B model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A300B4-203 (F)
Operator:AeroUnion - Aerotransporte de Carga Union
Registration: XA-MRC
MSN: 247
First flight: 1983-09-09 (35 years 3 months)
Engines: 2 General Electric CF6-50C2
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Aircraft fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mexico City-Benito Juárez International Airport (MEX) (   Mexico)
Phase: Pushback / towing (PBT)
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An AeroUnion Airbus A300B4-203(F) suffered a nose gear collapse while being towed across the ramp in the maintenance area of Mexico City-Benito Juárez International Airport.

Damaged on the ground


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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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