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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 205990
Last updated: 1 November 2021
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Date:07-FEB-2018
Time:20:31 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A319 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A319-112
Owner/operator:Air India
Registration: VT-SCV
MSN: 4089
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Serious incident
Location:67NM NE of Mumbai -   India
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Mumbai-Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (BOM/VABB)
Destination airport:Bhopal Airport (BHO/VABP)
Investigating agency: AAIB India
Narrative:
Vistara flight UK997, an Airbus A320neo, and Air India flight AI631, an Airbus A319, were involved in an airprox incident northeast of Mumbai, India.
UK997 was cleared to descend to FL290 towards the destination Pune, but continued to descend to FL270 when at the same time AI631 was climbing to the same altitude after departure from Mumbai-Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport. Both flights followed the respective TCAS resolution advisories (RAs) and continued to their destinations.
The minimum separation between both aircraft was zero feet vertically and less than 2 NM horizontally.

Sources:

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/aircraft-flies-into-path-of-another-over-mumbai-airport/articleshow/62868365.cms
https://www.bea.aero/index.php?id=40&news=18340&cHash=3c9da9469baf1f3fc50cdccf86ead141
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/VTI997/history/20180207/1155Z/VIDP/VAPO/tracklog
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/AIC631/history/20180207/1410Z/VABB/VABP/tracklog


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Feb-2018 12:22 harro Added
15-Feb-2018 20:46 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]
15-Feb-2018 20:46 harro Updated [Location]

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