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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 70247
Last updated: 5 February 2021
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Time:04:38 PM
Type:Silhouette image of generic A332 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-203
Owner/operator:TAM Linhas Aereas
Registration: PT-MVF
C/n / msn: 466
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 169
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:near Sao Paulo -   Brazil
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:São Paulo/Guarulhos u2013 Governor André Franco Montoro International
Destination airport:Ezeiza/Ministro Pistarini International Airport (EZE), Buenos Aires, A
A TAM Linhas Aereas Airbus A330-200, registration PT-MVF performing flight JJ-8018 from Sao Paulo Guarulhos,SP (Brazil) to Buenos Aires Ezeiza (Argentine) with 169 passengers, had already climbed to cruise level FL380, when the crew reported a hydraulics failure and decided to return to Guarulhos, where the airplane landed safely on runway 09L. The airplane stopped on the runway and needed to be towed to the apron. The passengers disembarked normally.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

24 Jan 2012 PT-MVF TAM Linhas Aéreas 0 Near Paris Charles-de-Gaulle Airport - LFPG non


Photo of PT-MVF courtesy

Paris - Charles de Gaulle (LFPG / CDG)
9 September 2010; (c) Freek Blokzijl

Revision history:

01-Dec-2009 22:36 jorgetadeu7 Added

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