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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240358
Last updated: 22 August 2020
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Time:12:38 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A319 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A319-111
Registration: EC-KOY
C/n / msn: 3443
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:near Asturias Airport (LEAS) -   Spain
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Madrid-Barajas Adolfo Suárez Airport (MAD/LEMD)
Destination airport:Oviedo/Aviles-Asturias Airport (OVD/LEAS)
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
The military CASA C-101 aircraft with callsign AGUILA 8 took off from the airport of Asturias (LEAS) to the airport of Murcia-San Javier (LELC), Spain.
On the other hand, an Airbus A319 with registration EC-KOY coming from the airport of Madrid-Barajas (LEMD) was approaching the airport of Asturias (LEAS).
At 12:38 h (local time) the civilian aircraft was at flight level FL 230 and the military aircraft was ascending to flight level FL220. At that time, the civilian aircraft received two TCAS RA warnings in a row, the first ordering an ascent and the second ordering a descent.
The crew of the civilian aircraft executed the manoeuvres in accordance with the alerts received and, on making visual contact with the other aircraft, also made a left turn to increase separation.
The minimum distance between the two aircraft was 0.5 Nm horizontally and approximately 100 ft vertically.
Both aircraft then continued their respective flights and landed normally at the destination airports. No injuries were reported.



Photo of EC-KOY courtesy

Düsseldorf - International (EDDL / DUS)
19 December 2019; (c) Gerry Barron

Revision history:

22-Aug-2020 06:44 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]

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