Incident: MD-83, HB-INV, Dublin Airport, 3 Sep 1999: Report No 2000-013

SYNOPSIS

The aircraft taxied on to Stand 32 at Dublin Airport at 13.10 hours on 3rd September, 1999.  

The Captain manoeuvred the aircraft on to the yellow taxiline.  Before reaching the stop point at the hammerhead however the left wing forward slat came in contact with a bus parked in the area of the stand.  The rear window of the bus was shattered on impact and the forward slat and wing tip were damaged.

 

 

Occurrence Date: 
Friday, 3 September, 1999
Report Date: 
Monday, 11 September, 2000