ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 180077
Last updated: 9 October 2021
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-214 (WL)
Owner/operator:Vietjet Air
Registration: VN-A650
MSN: 6457
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Hanoi-Noi Bai Airport (HAN) -   Vietnam
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Buon Ma Thuot Airport (BMV)
Destination airport:Hanoi-Noi Bai Airport (HAN)
A Vietjet Air Airbus A320, registration VN-A650, suffered a bird strike incident while on approach to Hanoi-Noi Bai Airport (HAN), Vietnam.
The aircraft, operating flight VJ496 from Buon Ma Thuot landed safely on runway 07R at 19:22 hours local time.

The aircraft's nose radome sustained substantial damage.



Revision history:

02-Oct-2015 09:37 harro Added

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description