Incident Airbus A319-131 G-DBCH, Friday 24 November 2017
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Date:Friday 24 November 2017
Type:Silhouette image of generic A319 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A319-131
Owner/operator:British Airways
Registration: G-DBCH
MSN: 2697
Year of manufacture:2006
Engine model:IAE V2522-A5
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Glasgow Airport, Paisley, Renfrewshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Standing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Glasgow Airport (GLA/EGPF)
Destination airport:London Gatwick Airport (LGW/EGKK)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
British Airways A319 G-DBCH preparing to operate BA2965 Glasgow – London Gatwick was in collision with a tug this evening requiring the attendance of emergency service and a temporary closure of flight operations. The service was cancelled.

Following its altercation with a tug on 24th November, 2017, British Airways A319 G-DBCH positioned Glasgow – London Gatwick late on the morning of November 27th, 2017, as BA9273.

Four days later (December 1st 2017) British Airways A319 G-DBCH positioned London Gatwick – Shannon for maintenance this afternoon as BA9270. On December 11th 2017 British Airways A319 G-DBCH, which has been under maintenance at Shannon since 1st December, positioned Shannon – London Gatwick in the afternoon as BA9274. We understand, but await confirmation, that the aircraft has been repainted into White Union Flag with Crest livery.



Revision history:

25-Nov-2017 07:35 Andrew Simmonds Added
25-Nov-2017 07:36 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Other fatalities, Narrative]
25-Nov-2017 23:27 Aerossurance Updated [Narrative]
13-Jan-2018 20:41 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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