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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 151353
Last updated: 14 December 2019
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Date:20-DEC-2012
Time:20:38 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A332 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-223
Owner/operator:Air Berlin
Registration: D-ABXA
C/n / msn: 288
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 257
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Phuket International Airport - VTSP -   Thailand
Phase: Take off
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:VTSP
Destination airport:OMAA
Narrative:
An Air Berlin Airbus A330-223 suffered unspecified engine problems shortly after takeoff from Phuket Airport, Thailand. Upon landing back at Phuket three tyres deflated or burst.
Flight AB 7425 had departed about 19:44, bound for Abu Dhabi. It landed back at Phuket's runway 09
about 20:38.

Sources:

https://www.bangkokpost.com/breakingnews/327292/flight-resumes-after-midair-scare-above-phuket
https://www.thephuketnews.com/phuket-uae-aircraft-catches-fire-passengers-safe-35587.php


Images:

Photo of D-ABXA courtesy AirHistory.net


Düsseldorf - International (EDDL / DUS)
13 August 2017; (c) Aad van der Voet

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Dec-2012 23:31 thaimax Added
20-Dec-2012 23:36 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn]
20-Dec-2012 23:43 harro Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
21-Dec-2012 02:51 PC12 Updated [Source]
21-Dec-2012 10:51 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport]

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