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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58578
Last updated: 7 June 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-214
Registration: VP-BZO
C/n / msn: 3574
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 57
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Moscow-Sheremetyevo (SVO) -   Russia
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Moscow-Sheremetyevo (SVO)
Destination airport:Krasnoyarsk (KJA)
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.



Photo of VP-BZO courtesy

Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
5 December 2018; (c) Pertti Sipilš

Revision history:

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

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