ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 192950
Last updated: 25 March 2017
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Narrative:Transavia flight HV6729, a Boeing 737-800, issued a fuel emergency following a diversion and go around at Málaga Airport, Spain.
|Time:||ca 11:30 UTC|
Boeing 737-8K2 (WL)
|C/n / msn:|| 29345/1132|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Airplane damage:|| None|
|Location:||Málaga Airport (AGP) -
|Nature:||International Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport (AMS/EHAM)|
|Destination airport:||Sevilla Airport (SVQ/LEZL)|
The aircraft operated on a scheduled flight from Amsterdam, Netherlands, to Sevilla, Spain. It was approaching Sevilla Airport at 10:55 UTC when it had to entered a holding because the airport's single runway was blocked by a light aircraft that had suffered a tyre failure.
The aircraft circled for ten minutes until the flight crew decided to divert to Málaga Airport. As the aircraft was approaching runway 13 at 11:340 UTC, the controller instructed the flight to go around because another aircraft had entered the runway. The crew then declared a fuel emergency and circled for a safe landing on runway 13 at 11:39 UTC.
The Spanish Civil Aviation Accident and Incident Investigation Commission (CIAIAC) is investigating the incident.
ABC.es CIAIAC https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/ph-hzw#bc76580
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