Incident Airbus A320-214 (WL) 9K-AKE, Monday 12 June 2017
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Date:Monday 12 June 2017
Time:c. 15:00 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A320-214 (WL)
Owner/operator:Kuwait Airways
Registration: 9K-AKE
MSN: 6350
Year of manufacture:2014
Engine model:CFMI CFM56-5B4/P
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Kuwait International Airport (KWI/OKBK) -   Kuwait
Phase: Pushback / towing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Kuwait International Airport (KWI/OKBK)
Destination airport:Thiruvananthapuram Airport (TRV)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A Kuwait Airways Airbus A320 was damaged after it hit a push-back tractor at Kuwait International Airport.
The aircraft was being pushed back from the gate for flight KU331 to Thiruvananthapuram in India when the incident happened. The tow bar broke, causing the vehicle to become stuck under the fuselage.



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14-Jun-2017 10:47 harro Added
14-Jun-2017 10:49 harro Updated [Embed code]

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