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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 186217
Last updated: 23 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic AT72 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
ATR 72-500 (72-212A)
Owner/operator:Cambodia Angkor Air
Registration: XU-235
MSN: 899
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 21
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Ho Chi Minh City-Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN/VVTS) -   Vietnam
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Phnom Penh-Pochentong Airport (PNH/VDPP)
Destination airport:Ho Chi Minh City-Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN/VVTS)
Cambodia Angkor Air flight K6818 suffered a runway excursion upon landing at Ho Chi Minh City-Tan Son Nhat International Airport, Vietnam. The aircraft landed off the right side of runway 07R and stopped in the grass.

Weather at the time of the incident (17:40 LT / 10:40 Z) included a crosswind of 12 knots, gusting to 24 knots:
METAR VVTS 021030Z 16012G24KT 080V200 9999 FEW020 31/18 Q1010 NOSIG


Revision history:

07-Apr-2016 16:58 harro Added
08-Apr-2016 19:01 AF5541 Updated [Total occupants, Source]
08-Apr-2016 19:01 harro Updated [Time, Source]
08-Apr-2016 19:03 harro Updated [Narrative]

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