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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 159952
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8FZ (WL)
Owner/operator:Oman Air
Registration: A4O-BG ? *
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Zanzibar Airport -   Tanzania
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Muscat
Destination airport:Zanzibar
A Boeing 737-800 operated by Oman Air contacted a parked Boeing 767-300 (ET-AMG) of Ethiopian Airlines while being marshalled at the stand.
The left hand winglet of Oman Air Flight 717 contact the wingtip of Ethiopian Airlines flight ET-814, bound for Addis Abeba.
Oman Air Flight 717 was a scheduled service from Muscat, Oman to Zanzibar and Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania. It finally departed with a four hour delay.

*) The Oman Air aircraft has not been positively identified, but a spokesman reported the plane was newly delivered in 2009; other 2009 Boeing 737 aircraft of Oman Air were active on other flights according to Flightradar24 data.



Revision history:

02-Sep-2013 17:36 harro Added
02-Sep-2013 17:48 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Embed code, Narrative]

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