Accident: Boeing 737, EI-DWE and Boeing 737, EI-DYA, Dublin Airport, 1 April 2015: Report No 2016-003

SYNOPSIS
 
A Boeing 737-8AS, registration EI-DWE, was stationary on Taxiway LINK 2 at the entrance to Taxiway F1 awaiting sequenced departure off Runway 28 at Dublin Airport. A second Boeing 737-8AS, registration EI-DYA, which was following EI-DWE, commenced a right turn on LINK 2, towards Taxiway A to hold short of Runway 34, during which the tip of its port winglet struck the starboard elevator of EI-DWE. The winglet of EI-DYA and the elevator of EI-DWE were substantially damaged. There were no injuries.
 
 
Occurrence Date: 
Wednesday, 1 April, 2015
Report Date: 
Thursday, 25 February, 2016
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