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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 67810
Last updated: 26 April 2019
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Date:24-JUL-2009
Time:c. 9:00 pm
Type:Silhouette image of generic A319 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A319-111
Owner/operator:EasyJet
Registration: G-EZDS
C/n / msn: 3702
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Venezia -   Italy
Phase: Landing
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Bristol - BRS
Destination airport:Venezia - VCE
Narrative:
The flight U2-6173 was descending through FL160 towards Venice, when the airplane encountered severe turbulence. One passenger and two crew members were injured. The airplane landed safely.
The ANSV received notification of the accident through the AAIB (UK), which had been notified by the airline, and opened an investigation into the accident.

Sources:

http://www.ansv.it/It/Detail.asp?ID=1154
http://avherald.com/h?article=41dc8ccd&opt=0


Images:

Photo of G-EZDS courtesy AirHistory.net


Málaga (LEMG / AGP)
16 January 2009; (c) Peter de Jong

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Aug-2009 10:34 Certosino Added

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