Other Boeing 737-5U3 PK-GGA, Saturday 16 March 2013
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Date:Saturday 16 March 2013
Type:Silhouette image of generic B735 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 737-5U3
Owner/operator:Garuda Indonesia Airways
Registration: PK-GGA
MSN: 28726/2920
Year of manufacture:1997
Engine model:CFMI CFM56-3C1
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial, written off
Location:Jakarta-Soekarno-Hatta International Airport (CGK) -   Indonesia
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
Confidence Rating:
Two aircraft sustained substantial damage when being hit by ramp equipment Jakarta-Soekarno-Hatta International Airport (CGK), Indonesia during a thunderstorm.
An Airbus A320 (N620SC of GECAS) and a Boeing 737-500 (PK-GGA of Garuda) were parked opposite hangar No.3 in the maintenance area. One maintenance tail dock blew across the ramp, impacting the A320's left fuselage just forward of the wing root. Another dock struck the Boeing 737 on the right side of the nose section.
The occurrence is also reported to have happened on March 15, 2013.


Plane Talking : Aerospace / 1st Quarter 2013 (JLT)
Photo of damage


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