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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232176
Last updated: 17 January 2020
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Time:11:15 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8D6 (WL)
Owner/operator:Air Algérie
Registration: 7T-VJM
C/n / msn: 30205/691
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Serious incident
Location:near Paris-Orly Airport (ORY/LFPO) -   France
Phase: Approach
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Tlemcen-Zenata Airport (TLM/DAON)
Destination airport:Paris-Orly Airport (ORY/LFPO)
Investigating agency: BEA
Flight AH1086 from Tlemcen to Paris-Orly was established on the localizer of runway 25. A bird control vehicle was traveling along taxiway W33 and came to a halt at the runway OFZ limit. While the Boeing 737 was on short final, there was a RIMCAS alert. The controller ordered the crew to perform a go-around. The crew increased power, climbed on the centreline to 2,000 ft, and then started making a left turn. During the turn, the aircraft lost altitude and descended down to 1,250 ft, before climbing again to 3,000 ft. The crew carried out a new approach and landed at Orly.

Weather about the incident time (1115Z) included low visibility in rain:
LFPO 061100Z 20011KT 4500 -RA BR BKN005 02/01 Q1018
LFPO 061200Z 20013KT 3200 -RA BR BKN005 03/02 Q1016



Revision history:

17-Jan-2020 15:32 harro Added
17-Jan-2020 15:32 harro Updated [Location, Narrative, Photo]

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