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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 210757
Last updated: 23 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A321 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A321-231
Owner/operator:Vietnam Airlines
Registration: VN-A613
MSN: 6748
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 203
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Category:Serious incident
Location:Cam Ranh Airport (VVCR) -   Vietnam
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Ho Chi Minh City-Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN/VVTS)
Destination airport:Cam Ranh Airport (VVCR)
Vietnam Airlines flight VN7344, an Airbus A321, landed on a runway that was still under construction.

The new runway at Cam Ranh is parallel to the current runway 02/20, and 984 feet (300m) East of the centreline of runway 02/20. On December 25, 2018, a similar incident occurred when a VietJet Airbus A320 also landed on the closed new runway.

ASN: December 25, 2018 VietJet Airbus A320

Revision history:

11-May-2018 18:22 harro Added
27-Jul-2018 10:01 Anon. Updated [Time, Operator, Total occupants]
26-Dec-2018 13:07 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]

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