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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 245870
Last updated: 3 December 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B789 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner
Owner/operator:Air Canada
Registration: C-FVLU
MSN: 38360/659
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Vancouver International Airport, BC (YVR/CYVR) -   Canada
Phase: Taxi
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
An Air Canada Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner taxied off the side of the taxiway at Vancouver International Airport, Canada, and became stuck in the grass/mud.
The aircraft, C-FVLU, had parked at the gate after a flight from Toronto at 03:16 UTC. The next flight would be AC304 to Montreal, departing at 14:00 UTC.
In between, the aircraft was taxied by a ground crew to another parking spot when the aircraft rolled off the taxiway. The nose landing gear and the left-hand main gear both dug in.




Photo of C-FVLU courtesy

Montréal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International (CYUL / YUL)
11 June 2021; (c) Pierre Langlois

Revision history:

20-Dec-2020 18:45 harro Added
20-Dec-2020 20:34 deed Updated [Embed code, Narrative]

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