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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 179974
Last updated: 3 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-232 (WL)
Owner/operator:Thai Smile Air
Registration: HS-TXL
MSN: 5951
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:near Bangkok -   Thailand
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Bangkok-Suvarnabhumi International Airport (BKK/VTBS)
Destination airport:Hat Yai Airport (HDY/VTSS)
Thai Smile Air flight WE273 returned to land at Bangkok-Suvarnabhumi International Airport, Thailand with pressurization issues.
The aircraft, an Airbus A320, departed at 07:07 hours LT (14:07 UTC) from runway 19L. Eight minutes later the aircraft reached an altitude of 19,550 feet and began to descend again.
The flight turned around and landed safely back at Bankok at 08:03 LT.

Photos posted on Twitter show oxygen masks had deployed in the cabin.




Revision history:

28-Sep-2015 17:50 harro Added

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