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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145922
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Date:09-MAY-2012
Time:15:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic A333 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-343X
Owner/operator:Saudi Arabian Airlines
Registration: HZ-AQA
C/n / msn: 1108
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Jeddah-King Abdulaziz International Airport (JED/OEJN) -   Saudi Arabia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:Jeddah-King Abdulaziz International Airport (JED/OEJN)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
During the initial climb, there was a discrepancy in the airspeed indicators and the autopilot
disengaged. The flight crew declared an emergency and safely returned to Jeddah. The captain pitot probe was found completly blocked with burned material. This material was related to a burned pitot probe cover which has been retrieved from the maintenance tool shop.

Sources:

http://www.bea.aero/fr/enquetes/2012/2012.semaine.21.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-May-2012 11:46 harro Added

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