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Netanyahu's 777 damaged during pushback Feb 15 2019

Netanyahu's 777 damaged during pushback Feb 15 2019

Old Feb 15, 19, 8:27 pm
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Netanyahu's 777 damaged during pushback Feb 15 2019

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Israeli leader's El Al 777 damaged during pushback


15 FEBRUARY, 2019 SOURCE: FLIGHT DASHBOARD BY: DAVID KAMINSKI-MORROW - LONDON


One of El Al’s Boeing 777-200ERs, being used to transport Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu, has been damaged in a ramp accident at Warsaw.

The aircraft – a 17-year old Rolls-Royce Trent 800-powered twinjet, registered 4X-ECC – was being pushed from its parking stand at 01:15 on 15 February, says Warsaw airport’s operator.

It states that Netanyahu was on board at the time. He had arrived in Warsaw on 13 February for a Middle East summit.

Warsaw airport’s operator states that the accident damaged the aircraft’s nose-gear and fuselage skin. It has not detailed the reasons for the damage.


https://www.flightglobal.com/news/ar...shback-455821/
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Old Feb 17, 19, 1:39 pm
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Aircraft still seems stuck in WAW.
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Old Feb 17, 19, 2:09 pm
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I hope that tug operator is in a union
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Old Feb 17, 19, 2:29 pm
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How did he get back to TLV?
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Old Feb 17, 19, 2:48 pm
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LY sent another 737
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Old Feb 17, 19, 8:57 pm
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Originally Posted by eugnk View Post
LY sent another 737
Just being pedantic, you mean they sent a 737, not another 737, as the first aircraft was a 777...
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Old Feb 18, 19, 12:48 am
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Just being pedantic, you mean they sent a 737, not another 737, as the first aircraft was a 777...
Wow, the PM and his wife had to really rough it for the return from WAW in the business class seats on the 737.
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Old Feb 18, 19, 1:35 am
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Wow, the PM and his wife had to really rough it for the return from WAW in the business class seats on the 737.
I'm sure they must have removed a few before and brought a double bed on board...
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Wonder if this might be related to the cause of the damage


https://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/p...mments-n972701
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