Tailstrike Accident Boeing C-32A (757-2G4) 98-0001, Wednesday 8 March 2023
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Date:Wednesday 8 March 2023
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B752 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing C-32A (757-2G4)
Owner/operator:US Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 98-0001
MSN: 29025/783
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Amman-Queen Alia International Airport (AMM/OJAI) -   Jordan
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Amman-Queen Alia International Airport (AMM/OJAI)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
The Boeing C-32A's aft fuselage struck the runway during the landing sequence, causing a tail strike. The incident was classified as a Class A mishap, meaning it caused damage of more than $2.5 million. The aircraft safely flew back to its home base at Joint Base Andrews, Maryland on March 24th and underwent repairs and upgrades at Greenville Majors Airport until January 2024 when the jet became operational with the USAF again

Sources:

https://aviationweek.com/defense-space/budget-policy-operations/c-32-carrying-secdef-2023-trip-experienced-hard-landing

https://globe.adsbexchange.com/?icao=adfeb7&lat=29.796&lon=33.779&zoom=5.3&showTrace=2023-03-08&trackLabels

History of this aircraft

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Jan-2024 08:30 nhofmann54 Added
25-Jan-2024 08:31 harro Updated [Other fatalities, Embed code]

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