Fokker 100, D-AFKC, 18 November 2010
Fokker 100, D-AFKC
During pushback, the pushback tractor came into contact with the nosecone of the Fokker 100 (F100) aircraft, causing minor damage. The towbar used during the manoeuvre was not compatible with the aircraft type. The ground handling company investigated the incident and implemented measures to prevent recurrence, which included making three internal safety recommendations.
Fokker 100, D-AFKC 04-11.pdf (411.13 kb)
Published: 10 December 2014
Date of occurrence: 18 November 2010