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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 175034
Last updated: 25 March 2020
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Date:08-JUN-2014
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MD83 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas MD-83
Owner/operator:Swiftair
Registration: EC-JUG
C/n / msn: 49847/1585
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:unknown -
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
An MD-83 aircraft operated by Swiftair was flying at FL330, when it suffered a decrease in speed while in daylight conditions, above a cloud layer. The auto-throttle was engaged. The crew detected the problem, pitched down and engaged the anrti-icing systems before reaching a stall. The flight was continued normally.

ACARS data show that the aircraft operated some flights for Eurolot on the day of the incident: ELO6173, ELO6372, ELO6374.

Sources:

http://www.bea.aero/fr/enquetes/vol.ah.5017/info.2015.04.02.pdf
https://www.planespotters.net/Aviation_Photos/photo.show?id=487527 (EC-JUG at Krakow,1 day before the incident).


Images:

Photo of EC-JUG courtesy AirHistory.net


Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
15 May 2013; (c) Gerard Helmer

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Apr-2015 20:38 harro Added
02-Apr-2015 20:43 harro Updated [Total occupants, Narrative]

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