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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 65471
Last updated: 6 September 2021
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Date:10-JUN-2009
Time:08:05
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-214
Owner/operator:IberWorld
Registration: EC-LAJ
MSN: 3889
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 189
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Gran Canaria -   Spain
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:lpa
Destination airport:osl
Narrative:
Iberworld flight 6201 took of from Gando at 08.05 with 180 passengers and 9 crew. Pilot reported technical error during takeoff. The plane returned after 10 minutes and landed safely at LPA.
Several of the passengers reported hearing explosions and seeing flames coming out of one of the engines.

Sources:

https://www.dagbladet.no/nyheter/nordmenn-fryktet-for-livet-i-flydrama-pa-gran-canaria/65228350
https://www.canarias7.es/hemeroteca/aterriza_de_emergencia_al_romper_un_motor_a_los_5_minutos_de_despegar_de_gran_canaria-FGCSN131895 photo from the plane in the tarmac(canaries 7)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Jun-2009 21:03 Fiktivejens Added
11-Jun-2009 11:59 emanuelsousa Updated
12-Jun-2009 12:13 CAN Updated
19-Sep-2011 11:47 whiteshark Updated [Time, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]

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