Plane File Number BEA2017-0441 Serious incident, AD Barcelona, on 14 July 2017, AIRBUS - A340, A7-AGC

Serious Incident to the Airbus A340 registered A7-AGC and operated by Qatar Airways on 07/14/2017 at Barcelona [Investigation led by CIAIAC / Spain]


Preliminary data based on the notification from the Spanish authorities:

The aircraft was taxiing by Q7 to position n°270 on parking platform when there was a collision with a ground vehicle of Iberia handling which was circulating by VS405. The aircraft suffered damage in engine cowling n°1 and the vehicle suffered deformation on the roof and windshield.