Incident Airbus A321-211 VT-PPK, Thursday 16 May 2024
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Date:Thursday 16 May 2024
Type:Silhouette image of generic A321 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A321-211
Owner/operator:Air India
Registration: VT-PPK
MSN: 3619
Year of manufacture:2008
Engine model:CFMI CFM56-5B3/P
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Pune-Lohegaon Airport (PNQ/VAPO) -   India
Phase: Pushback / towing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Pune-Lohegaon Airport (PNQ/VAPO)
Destination airport:Delhi-Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL/VIDP)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Air India flight AI858, an Airbus A321-211, collided with a pushback tug at Pune Airport.
During pushback the tow bar disconnected and the tug collided with the fuselage near the left-hand wing.



Revision history:

17-May-2024 06:01 ASN Added
17-May-2024 06:01 ASN Updated [Cn, Location]
17-May-2024 09:24 ASN Updated [Source, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]

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