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Check for Obstacles Before Attention is Focused on the Stand Entry Guidance System

14 Jun 2016
On 19 December 2013, the left engine of an aircraft taxiing onto its assigned parking gate after arrival at Singapore ingested an empty cargo container resulting in damage to the engine. The Investigation found that the aircraft docking guidance system had been in use despite the presence of the ingested container and other obstructions within the clearly marked 'equipment restraint area' of the gate involved.
Source Skybrary

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