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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 189493
Last updated: 19 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A321 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A321
Owner/operator:Vietnam Airlines
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Tan Son Nhat Airport, Ho Chi Minh City -   Vietnam
Phase: Pushback / towing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:SGN / VVTS
Destination airport:VII / VVVH
The tailplane was damaged in a towing accident. The damage to the tailplane of a Vietnam Airlines aircraft was most likely caused when the tailplane hit a light pole in Tan Son Nhat Airport due to a tow car driver's mistake. The damage was discovered after landing in Vinh, during the preparations for the return flight, which was cancelled.


Revision history:

24-Aug-2016 08:43 gerard57 Added
26-Aug-2016 14:19 wk Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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