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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 244361
Last updated: 14 September 2021
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Date:16-OCT-2020
Time:c. 11:15 UTC
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-A639
MSN: 8034
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Dong Hoi -   Vietnam
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Ho Chi Minh City-Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN/VVTS)
Destination airport:Dong Hoi Airport (VDH/VVDH)
Narrative:
VietJet Air flight VJ260, an Airbus A321, suffered a hard landing at Dong Hoi Airport.
FlightGlobal reports that flight load data show that the vertical force during the landing was 4.27g.
It also indicates that the landing, on runway 29, took place in a 90 crosswind of 23kt from the right, gusting to 33kt.

Sources:

https://www.flightglobal.com/airlines/vietjet-a321-suffers-427g-hard-landing-at-dong-hoi/140722.article
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/vn-a639#25c984ff


Revision history:

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24-Oct-2020 16:37 harro Added

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