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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 173129
Last updated: 19 April 2020
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Date:31-JUL-2014
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-214
Owner/operator:SmartLynx Airlines Estonia
Registration: ES-SAL
C/n / msn: 566
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Category:Incident
Location:Tallinn-Ülemiste Airport (TLL/EETN) -   Estonia
Phase: Landing
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Burgas (BOJ)
Destination airport:Tallinn-Ülemiste Airport (TLL/EETN)
Investigating agency: ESIB
Narrative:
A SmartLynx Airbus A320, operating flight MYX568 from Burgas, Bulgaria to Tallinn, Estonia, was damaged in a tailstrike incident on landing.
The flight was cleared to land on runway 08 with a reported wind direction of 190 degrees, at 15 knots, gusting to 21 knots.
the aircraft bounced after the initial touchdown. At an angle of attack of 12.7° the aircraft touched down 525 m past the approach end of the runway. The underside of the rear fuselage was damaged when the tail struck the runway.

Sources:

http://www.ojk.ee/et/system/files/fail/manus/a310714_smartlyx_intsident.pdf

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: ESIB
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Images:

Photo of ES-SAL courtesy AirHistory.net


Antalya (LTAI / AYT)
24 August 2013; (c) Danny Grew

Revision history:

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