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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 147155
Last updated: 6 September 2021
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Date:27-JUL-2012
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-233
Owner/operator:Volaris
Registration: XA-VON
MSN: 3672
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 171
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Morelia -   Mexico
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:MMMX
Destination airport:MMML
Narrative:
Aicraft diverted to Morelia International Airport due to a fuel issue. A strong smell of jet fuel was present in the passenger cabin, forcing a diversion.

Sources:

http://www.fsmex.com/foros/showthread.php?t=49996
https://marmorinforma.mx/Local/Morelia/Aterrizaje-de-emergencia-en-Morelia
https://www.quadratin.com.mx/sucesos/Realiza-avion-aterrizaje-de-emergencia-en-el-Aeropuerto-de-Morelia/


Images:

Photo of XA-VON courtesy AirHistory.net


Mexico City (MMMX / MEX)
21 February 2016; (c) Streep

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Jul-2012 11:35 robertpilot Added
28-Jul-2012 11:36 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Narrative]

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