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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 230157
Last updated: 3 December 2021
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Date:22-OCT-2019
Time:14:40
Type:Silhouette image of generic B789 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner
Owner/operator:Vietnam Airlines
Registration: VN-A865
MSN: 38761/380
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Sheremetyevo Alexander S. Pushkin International Airport (SVO/UUEE) -   Russia
Phase: Standing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Moskva-Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO/UUEE)
Destination airport:Hanoi-Noi Bai International Airport (HAN/VVNB)
Narrative:
A jet bridge collided with the aircraft's engine, causing some damage. Flight VN62 wa subsequently cancelled.

Sources:

https://vietnamnews.vn/politics-laws/537354/vietnam-airliness-aircraft-damaged-in-russian-airport-resulting-in-delayed-flight.html#dXVPgGSoMOPQf5kK.97
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/vn-a865#228f408e


Images:

Photo of VN-A865 courtesy AirHistory.net


Tokyo - Narita International (RJAA / NRT)
18 March 2017; (c) Anton Homma

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Oct-2019 14:00 gerard57 Added
23-Oct-2019 14:37 RobertMB Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Oct-2019 12:57 harro Updated [Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]

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