Incident ATR 72-212 EC-JRP, Monday 19 May 2008
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Date:Monday 19 May 2008
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT72 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
ATR 72-212
Registration: EC-JRP
MSN: 446
Year of manufacture:1994
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 55
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Fuerteventura Airport, Canary Islands -   Spain
Phase: Standing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Puerto del Rosario Airport, Canary Islands/Fuerteventura Island (FUE/GCFV)
Destination airport:Las Palmas-Airport de Gran Canaria (LPA/GCLP)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
During boarding, the gun of a policeman traveling as a passenger accidentally went off when it was given to the captain. A hole was produced in fuselage of the ATR and a passenger plane parked next to it also received some damage (Hapag Lloyd 737).


Revision history:

21-May-2008 05:22 planeira Added
21-May-2008 11:22 planeira Updated
21-May-2008 22:17 anon Updated
27-May-2022 00:29 Ron Averes Updated [Location]
11-Jul-2023 10:34 Ron Averes Updated

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