Serious incident Boeing 737-8AS (WL) EI-DLJ,
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Date:Friday 17 July 2009
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 737-8AS (WL)
Registration: EI-DLJ
MSN: 34177/1899
Year of manufacture:2006
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 170
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Serious incident
Location:London-Stansted Airport (STN/EGSS) -   United Kingdom
Phase: Standing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:London-Stansted Airport (STN/EGSS)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: AAIB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Whilst boarding the aircraft using the forward airstairs, a small child fell through the gap between the handrail and the top platform, on to the ground. The child was airlifted to hospital for further treatment and was released 24 hours later. Three safety recommendations have been made as a result of this investigation.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: AAIB
Report number: EW/C2009/07/08
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 11 years and 3 months
Download report: Final report



History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
28 June 2014 EI-DLJ Ryanair 0 London-Stansted Airport (STN) sub

Revision history:

25-Mar-2024 07:44 ASN Update Bot Added
25-Mar-2024 07:49 ASN Updated [Time, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Narrative, Plane category, Accident report]

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