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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 65999
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Time:15:40 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-211
Registration: CS-TNG
MSN: 945
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Stand F8, Terminal 2, London Heathrow Airport -   United Kingdom
Phase: Standing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:
Destination airport:London Heathrow Airport (LHR/EGLL)
Investigating agency: AAIB
The aircraft had just arrived on Stand F8. The driver of a box van was trying to manoeuvre his vehicle along the interstandclearway, which was congested with other vehicles. The driver indicated that he was momentarily dazzled by a reflection of the sun from the windows of the terminal building, as he drove onto the stand area and the top left corner ofthe van struck the right wing tip fence from behind.

Damages: Right wing tip fence damaged.


1. AAIB UK Bulletin No: 5/2000, Ref: EW/G2000/03/13, Category: 1.1 at

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: AAIB
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report
Other occurrences involving this aircraft

5 Mar 2019 CS-TNG TAP Air Portugal 0 Lisboa-Humberto Delgado Airport (LIS/LPPT) non


CS-TNG A320 TAP Portugal: CS-TNG A320 TAP (7496783628)


Photo of CS-TNG courtesy

London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)
8 September 2019; (c) John Smitherman

Revision history:

27-Jun-2009 11:24 Anon. Added
25-May-2013 23:11 Dr. John Smith Updated [Destination airport, Embed code, Narrative]
25-May-2013 23:12 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
07-Jul-2016 19:02 Dr.John Smith Updated [Destination airport, Source, Embed code]
07-Jul-2016 19:21 Dr.John Smith Updated [Embed code]

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