Incident Boeing 777-240LR AP-BGY,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 72559
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Date:Thursday 15 February 2007
Type:Silhouette image of generic B772 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 777-240LR
Owner/operator:Pakistan International Airlines - PIA
Registration: AP-BGY
MSN: 33781/504
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 156
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Manchester International Airport (MAN/EGCC) -   United Kingdom
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Manchester International Airport (MAN/EGCC)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: AAIB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
A DHC-8-400 (G-JEDR) had stopped short of the runway, at intersection Holding Position JA1, prior to taking off. A following PIA Boeing 777 (AP-BGY) was cleared to Holding Position J1, at the beginning of the runway, which involved taxiing beyond JA1. The crew of the B777 were cautioned about the presence of the DHC-8 as they continued towards J1. As the B777 passed behind the DHC-8, its right wingtip struck the DHC‑8's rudder. The B777 suffered minor scratching to its wingtip. The DHC-8's rudder was damaged and required replacement.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: AAIB
Report number: EW/C2007/02/05
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
25 March 2016 AP-BGY Pakistan International Airlines - PIA 0 Karachi-Jinnah International Airport (KHI/OPKC) unk
Collision with Ground support equipment
26 August 2019 AP-BGY Pakistan International Airlines - PIA 0 Lahore min
Bird strike

Revision history:

11-Feb-2010 00:40 harro Added

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