dripstick
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United B747 Vs. Ambulance

Sat Apr 13, 2002 1:13 pm

Anyone know more about this little mishap?

IDENTIFICATION
Regis#: N191UA
Make/Model: B747
Description: B-747
Date: 04/06/2002 Time: 1820
Event Type: Incident Highest Injury: None Mid Air: N Missing: N

Damage: Minor

LOCATION City: LOS ANGELES State: CA Country: US

DESCRIPTION
UNITED AIRLINES ACFT WAS TAXIING TO GATE 74 WHEN THE #1 ENGINE STRUCK A CITY AMBULANCE PARKED ON THE APRON, THE ACFT DRUG THE AMBULANCE APPROXIMATELY 20 FEET, AND THE AMBULANCE SUBSEQUENTLY STRUCK 2 BAGGAGE
CARTS, MINOR DAMAGE WAS REPORTED, OTHER CIRCUMSTANCES ARE UNKNOWN, NO INJURIES WERE REPORTED, LOS ANGELES, CA.


What would an ambulance be doing near a gate and would it not be under an escort?


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Are there pictures of this anywhere?



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