Incident Boeing 737-8Q8 (WL) C-GTQB,
ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 228975
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:Wednesday 11 September 2019
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 737-8Q8 (WL)
Owner/operator:Air Transat
Registration: C-GTQB
MSN: 30696/1892
Year of manufacture:2006
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 62
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Victoria International Airport, BC (YYJ/CYYJ) -   Canada
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:Vancouver International Airport, BC (YVR/CYVR)
Destination airport:Victoria International Airport, BC (YYJ/CYYJ)
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
The Boeing 737-800 aircraft operated by Air Transat, conducted a charter flight from Vancouver Intl (CYVR), BC to Victoria (CYYJ), BC. While parked on the ramp in CYYJ, a passenger bus drove under the left wing and the roof of the bus scraped the underside of the wing. There were no injuries. The aircraft sustained minor damage.


History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
6 September 2017 C-GTQB Air Transat 0 Montreal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport, QC (YUL/CYUL) min
Engine failure

Revision history:

12-Sep-2019 17:34 Added
12-Sep-2019 17:35 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
10-Oct-2019 07:47 harro Updated [Total occupants, Source, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description

The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF on social media FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2024 Flight Safety Foundation

1920 Ballenger Av, 4th Fl.
Alexandria, Virginia 22314