Accident: Boeing 737, EI-CNZ Dublin Airport, 21 Feb 1998: Report No 2002-002

SYNOPSIS

The Aircraft was dispatched from Stand 25 and was pushed back and proceeded along the South apron taxiway. During routine checks the crew of the aircraft noted a light on in the cockpit to indicate that the aircraft cargo door was open. The aircraft was halted and a dispatch technician sought. As the technician was returning from adjusting the door he was caught by the No.2 engine jetblast and knocked to the ground. He later discovered, that in falling, he had fractured his wrist.

 

Occurrence Date: 
Saturday, 21 February, 1998
Report Date: 
Wednesday, 30 January, 2002