Serious incident Airbus A320-271N XA-VIJ, 09 Apr 2022
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 277582
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Time:c. 1135 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A20N model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A320-271N
Owner/operator:Viva Aerobus
Registration: XA-VIJ
MSN: 8556
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Serious incident
Location:SW of Mexico City -   Mexico
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Guadalajara-Don Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla International Airport (GDL/MMGL)
Destination airport:Mexico City-Benito Juárez International Airport (MEX/MMMX)
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Viva Aerobus flight VB1057, an Airbus A320neo, suffered an engine failure while en route between Guadalajara and Mexico City.
During cruise at FL350 and before beginning the descent, engine number 1 shut down with indication of engine failure.
The flight crew declared an emergency and began the descent.
The procedures for restarting the engine were initiated, without success. The flight proceeded to Mexico City on one engine and landed safely on runway 05R.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

18 Aug 2019 XA-VIJ Viva Aerobus 0 ca 470 km E of Monterrey unk


Revision history:

22-Apr-2022 06:56 harro Added

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