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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 188594
Last updated: 3 May 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-232
Owner/operator:China Southern Airlines
Registration: B-9931
MSN: 5611
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport (CTU) -   China
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Guangzhou Airport (CAN)
Destination airport:Chengdu Airport (CTU)
China Southern Airlines flight CZ3483 was approaching Chengdu when it entered a severe hailstorm. Both front outer windhield panes were damaged as well as the nose section.
At 19:51 hours local time the aircraft landed safely on runway 02R at Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport.

Weather at Chengdu Airport about the time of the incident (landing time was 19:51 LT / 11:51Z):
ZUUU 091200Z 00000MPS 9999 FEW030 28/25 Q1001 NOSIG
ZUUU 091100Z 36002MPS 320V040 9999 SCT030 30/25 Q1000 NOSIG
ZUUU 091000Z 36002MPS 330V030 9999 SCT023 30/24 Q1000 NOSIG
ZUUU 090900Z 02003MPS 350V050 9999 FEW023TCU SCT023 30/25 Q1000 NOSIG



Revision history:

10-Jul-2016 12:57 gerard57 Added
10-Jul-2016 13:04 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
10-Jul-2016 13:16 harro Updated [Cn, Embed code, Narrative]

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