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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 227910
Last updated: 17 September 2019
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Date:05-AUG-2019
Time:17:43 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A321 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A321-231
Owner/operator:British Airways
Registration: G-MEDN
C/n / msn: 3512
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Valencia Airport (LEVC) -   Spain
Phase: Landing
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:London-Heathrow Airport (LHR/EGLL)
Destination airport:Valencia Airport (VLC/LEVC)
Narrative:
British Airways flight BA422 was evacuated after landing at Valencia Airport, Spain. Smoke had developed in the passenger cabin during the approach. After landing on runway 12, the flight crew turned off the runway at taxiway H4 and an evacuation was executed after the aircraft came to a stop.

Sources:

https://www.lbc.co.uk/news/british-airways-flight-makes-emergency-landing/
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/ba422#21937a6f


Images:

Photo of G-MEDN courtesy AirHistory.net


Glasgow - Prestwick (EGPK / PIK)
28 February 2018; (c) Ian Howat


Valčncia Airport - Andrés Ignacio Martínez Soto

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Aug-2019 17:44 harro Added
05-Aug-2019 17:46 harro Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
05-Aug-2019 17:47 harro Updated [Destination airport, Embed code, Narrative]
06-Aug-2019 05:54 andreums Updated [Country, Photo]
06-Aug-2019 05:54 harro Updated [Country]

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