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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 236975
Last updated: 14 October 2020
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Date:14-JUN-2020
Time:12:22 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A321 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A321-211 (WL)
Owner/operator:VietJet Air
Registration: VN-A657
C/n / msn: 8215
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Category:Serious incident
Location:Ho Chi Minh City-Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN/VVTS) -   Vietnam
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Phu Quoc-Duong Dang Airport (PQC/VVPQ)
Destination airport:Ho Chi Minh City-Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN/VVTS)
Narrative:
VietJet Air flight VJ322, an Airbus A321, suffered a runway excursion after landing on runway 25L at Tan Son Nhat Airport in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The aircraft came to rest on the right-hand side of the runway, about 1100 m from the runway threshold.
No injuries were reported. The only observable damage were two ripped tires on the right-hand main landing gear.
At the time of the incident, it was raining. Cumulonimbus clouds were reported over the airfield.

Weather reported about the incident time (0522Z):
VVTS 140530Z 30010G26KT 230V340 7000 2000E +SHRA SCT013 SCT015CB 26/26 Q1007 BECMG TL0550 3000 TSRA RMK CB OVER RWY
VVTS 140500Z 29004KT 200V350 8000 -SHRA SCT015 FEW017CB 32/25 Q1006 TEMPO FM0510 TL0540 24015G28KT 3000 TSRA RMK CB OVER RW Y
VVTS 140430Z 23004KT 160V280 9999 SCT015 FEW017TCU 32/26 Q1007 NOSIG RMK TCU/SW
VVTS 140400Z 19005KT 120V260 9999 BKN015 31/26 Q1007 NOSIG

Sources:

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-vietnam-vietjet-accident-idUSKBN23L0A0
https://e.vnexpress.net/news/news/aircraft-skids-off-runway-in-hcmc-amid-heavy-rains-4115370.html
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/vj322#24b1f789

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Jun-2020 09:36 harro Added
14-Jun-2020 09:39 harro Updated [Time, Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
14-Jun-2020 09:47 harro Updated [Operator, Narrative]

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