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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 153762
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Date:03-MAR-2013
Time:22:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-214
Owner/operator:Aer Lingus
Registration: EI-DEF
C/n / msn: 2256
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 156
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Cork -   Ireland
Phase: Approach
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:LHR
Destination airport:ORK
Narrative:
Aer Lingus flight EI-725 was on the way from London, Heathrow to Cork, when the crew reported a hydraulic failure.
The A320 (EI-DEF) - with 150 passengers and 6 crew members on board - diverted to Shannon Airport (SNN) and landed safely there on Runway 06.

Sources:


https://www.flightradar24.com//data/airplanes/ei-def
http://www.airfleets.net/ficheapp/plane-a320-2256.htm


Images:

Photo of EI-DEF courtesy AirHistory.net


London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
15 August 2011; (c) Mick Bajcar

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Mar-2013 05:28 myair Added

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