Serious incident Airbus A320-211 EK32002, Wednesday 20 June 2018
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Date:Wednesday 20 June 2018
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A320-211
Owner/operator:Ellinair, opb Atlantis European Airways
Registration: EK32002
MSN: 726
Year of manufacture:1997
Engine model:CFMI CFM56-5A1
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Category:Serious incident
Location:Heraklion-N. Kazantzakis Airport (HER/LGIR) -   Greece
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Heraklion-N. Kazantzakis Airport (HER/LGIR)
Destination airport:Moskva-Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO/UUEE)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
An Airbus A320-211 operating flight EL700 suffered a taxiway excursion at Heraklion Airport, Greece. The aircraft was taxiing to the runway for departure when the nose landing gear departed the paved surface of the taxiway. The nosegear became stuck.

Sources:

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/ek32002
https://news.gtp.gr/2018/06/21/aircraft-slides-off-runway-heraklion-airport-no-injuries-reported/

Media:

Revision history:

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