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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 224138
Last updated: 15 February 2020
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Date:02-APR-2019
Time:c. 21:50 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A319 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A319-131
Owner/operator:British Airways
Registration: G-DBCD
C/n / msn: 2389
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Serious incident
Location:near Palma de Mallorca Airport -   Spain
Phase: En route
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:London-Gatwick Airport (LGW/EGKK)
Destination airport:Palma de Mallorca Airport (PMI/LEPA)
Investigating agency: AAIB
Narrative:
British Airways flight BA2572, an Airbus A319, departed London-Gatwick Airport with spoiler 1 deactivated, leading to control issues on descent to Palma de Mallorca Airport.

Sources:

https://www.bea.aero/en/investigation-reports/notified-events/detail/event/incident-grave-dun-airbus-a319-exploite-par-british-airways-survenu-le-02042019-pres-de-palma-de/
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/g-dbcd#2005099b


Images:

Photo of G-DBCD courtesy AirHistory.net


London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)
28 December 2017; (c) Dean Gibbs

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Apr-2019 19:19 harro Added
19-Apr-2019 19:20 harro Updated [Source]

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