Boeing 747-436, G-BNLG, 21 April 2004

Boeing 747-436, G-BNLG


Whilst attempting to park on its allocated stand, the aircraft struck the airbridge, which had been parked in the wrong position, with its left wing. Recent work altering the stand’s alignment resulted in a choice of parking positions for different aircraft types and corresponding parking positions for the airbridge. The investigation revealed the airbridge had been parked in a position marked for aircraft parking on a different part of the stand.

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