Accident at ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT) (Aerodrome - other)


2003-04-17: While parked on the general aviation apron A Royal New Zealand Air Force B757 was struck by a ground vehicle. The Vehicle lost control on the slippery surface of the Apron area and slid into the aircraft. The aircraft was damaged in the nose-cone area. Initially Nav Canada was told by the crew of the aircraft that they had a 'Catastrophic Problem' and that their flt plan had to be cancelled. The Tower believed it was an aircraft mechanical problem. The incident was not reported to Nav Canada till the 16th of April.


CADORS Number 2003A0225
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-04-14 - 14:00
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYYT
Aerodrome Name ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region,
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 28704
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Ground collision,Aerodrome
Events Aerodrome - other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration New Zealand
Occurrence Type Accident
Operator ROYAL (8804) State
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 757 236
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number KIW244
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Parked
Damage Substantial
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Collision on ground

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