Incident Airbus A321-231 HL8256,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 313778
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Date:Friday 26 May 2023
Time:12:37 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A321 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A321-231
Owner/operator:Asiana Airlines
Registration: HL8256
MSN: 5169
Year of manufacture:2012
Engine model:IAE V2533-A5
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 200
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Daegu (Taegu) International Airport (TAE) -   South Korea
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Jeju (Cheju) International Airport (CJU/RKPC)
Destination airport:Daegu (Taegu) International Airport (TAE/RKTN)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Asiana Airlines flight OZ8124, an Airbus A321-231, was on approach to Daegu Airport at 600 feet when the L3 emergency exit door opened. The aircraft landed safely on runway 13R and taxied to the apron.
It appeared that a passenger of the exit row seat 26A had opened the door. Twelve passengers complained dyspnea, and nine of them were sent to hospital. Other 182 passengers and 6 crew were unharmed. The emergency slide of L3 door was damaged.


L3 door operation video:

History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
21 July 2019 HL8256 Asiana Airlines 0 Naha Airport (OKA/ROAH) non
Runway incursion


Revision history:

26-May-2023 05:57 harro Added
26-May-2023 05:59 harro Updated
26-May-2023 08:31 Iceman 29 Updated
26-May-2023 10:54 isamuel Updated
27-May-2023 11:34 isamuel Updated
31-May-2023 07:39 DaveReidUK Updated
01-Jun-2023 09:43 DaveReidUK Updated

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