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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58578
Last updated: 11 October 2021
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Date:27-JAN-2009
Time:22:38
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-214
Owner/operator:Aeroflot
Registration: VP-BZO
MSN: 3574
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 57
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Moscow-Sheremetyevo (SVO) -   Russia
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Moscow-Sheremetyevo (SVO)
Destination airport:Krasnoyarsk (KJA)
Narrative:
The flight crew of Aeroflot Flight SU779 reported problems with the main hydraulic system after takeoff. They entered a holding pattern at an altitude of 3300m to burn off fuel.
A safe landing was carried out at 22:38.

Sources:

http://www.rian.ru/incidents/20090127/160278792.html
http://avherald.com/h?article=4142eac9&opt=0

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

13 May 2013 VP-BZO Aeroflot 0 Letiste Vaclava Havla, Prague min


Images:

Photo of VP-BZO courtesy AirHistory.net


Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
21 January 2019; (c) Pertti Sipilš

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Jan-2009 12:04 harro Added
31-Jan-2009 22:58 Certosino Updated

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