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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 234135
Last updated: 23 September 2021
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Time:c. 16:16 LT
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-A392
MSN: 5306
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Ho Chi Minh City-Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN/VVTS) -   Vietnam
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Ho Chi Minh City-Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN/VVTS)
Destination airport:Phnom Penh-Pochentong Airport (PNH/VDPP)
Vietnam Airlines flight VN920, an Airbus A321-231, powered by IAE V2533-A5 model turbofan engines, experienced an uncontained high-pressure turbine (HPT) 1st-stage disk failure that resulted in an aborted takeoff at Ho Chi Minh City-Tan Son Nhat Airport in Vietnam.
Following an inspection on the runway, the aircraft was towed to apron.

As a result of this occurrence, the FAA issued an emergency AD on March 21, 2020, requiring removal from service of affected HPT 1st-stage disks installed on specific IAE V2500 engine models.



Revision history:

18-Mar-2020 15:11 gerard57 Added
18-Mar-2020 18:16 Andrew Simmonds Updated [Narrative]
18-Mar-2020 18:21 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Mar-2020 18:23 harro Updated [Time, Location, Embed code, Narrative]
22-Mar-2020 20:36 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]

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