Airbus A319-131, G-EUOA, 23 February 2013
Airbus A319-131, G-EUOA
A mobile steps vehicle was parked in the inter-stand clearance area with the front of the vehicle protruding part-way into the stand area. As the aircraft taxied onto stand following the electronic guidance system, its left wingtip struck the steps, knocking them over. A number of safety actions were taken by the aircraft operator to prevent recurrence.
Airbus A319-131 G-EUOA 08-13.pdf (98.98 kb)
Published: 10 December 2014
Date of occurrence: 23 February 2013