ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 192550
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Narrative:Pakistan International Airlines flight PK789, a Boeing 777-200LR (AP-BGY), contacted a parked Air France Boeing 777-200ER (F-GSPP) while taxiing to Gate C33 at Toronto International Airport in Canada.
|Date:||Tuesday 3 January 2017|
|Owner/operator:||Pakistan International Airlines - PIA|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Aircraft damage:|| Substantial|
|Location:||Toronto–Lester B. Pearson International Airport, Ontario (YYZ) -
|Nature:||Passenger - Scheduled|
|Departure airport:||Lahore-Allama Iqbal International Airport (LHE/OPLA)|
|Destination airport:||Toronto-Pearson International Airport, ON (YYZ/CYYZ)|
|Confidence Rating:|| Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities|
The aircraft's right hand wing tip scraped the wing tip of the Air France aircraft, causing minor damage. Flight PK789 had just arrived after a flight from Karachi and Lahore, Pakistan. The Air Fance 777, flight AF356, had arrived an hour earlier after a flight from Paris-CDG. It was being prepared for the return leg to Paris as AF351.
It was determined that PK789 was positioned on the incorrect lead in line while manoeuvering.
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/pk789#c10369a https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/f-gspp#c10d490 http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/pearson-airport-wings-collide-1.3920299
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||Updated [Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]|
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