Jetstar Airways - Airbus A320 - 10.08.2013

Type SUBSTANTIAL
Date & Time 10.08.2013 :: 09:30
Country Australia
Location Melbourne-Intl AP (YMML), Victoria
Airline Jetstar Airways
A/C Type Airbus A320
A/C Register VH-VGR
Flight Number
From
To
Via

During pushback the Virgin 737 contacted the tailfin of the other aircraft resulting in major damage to the latter. The Jetstar A320 was stationary at the time. There were no reports about any injuries in the occurence. Whle the 737s left outer winglet received deep scratchmarks when it sliced through and kncked down the exhaust nozzle of the auxiliary power unit APU.