Tailstrike Serious incident Airbus A320-251N SE-ROJ, 04 Sep 2021
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Time:12:34 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A20N model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A320-251N
Owner/operator:SAS Scandinavian Airlines
Registration: SE-ROJ
MSN: 9312
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 174
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Category:Serious incident
Location:Split Airport (SPU/LDSP) -   Croatia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Bergen-Flesland Airport (BGO/ENBR)
Destination airport:Split Airport (SPU/LDSP)
Investigating agency: AIN Croatia
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
SAS flight SK7347, an Airbus A320neo, suffered a tail strike on landing at Split. Passengers and crew suffered no injuries. The aircraft sustained minor damage on the tail skin , APU door and drain masts.

Immediate cause of the subject serious incident was high pitch at touchdown.

Contributing factors that preceded the serious incident are:
- Significant tailwind gradient in the last 70 ft
- Flight technique during landing
- Activation of angle of attack protection just before touchdown



Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: AIN Croatia
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 5 months
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

17-Sep-2021 17:29 harro Added
17-Sep-2021 17:30 harro Updated [Location]
21-Feb-2023 15:56 harro Updated [Time, Operator, Total occupants, Narrative, Accident report]

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