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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 192950
Last updated: 19 February 2018
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Time:ca 11:30 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8K2 (WL)
Owner/operator:Transavia Airlines
Registration: PH-HZW
C/n / msn: 29345/1132
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: None
Location:Málaga Airport (AGP) -   Spain
Phase: Approach
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport (AMS/EHAM)
Destination airport:Sevilla Airport (SVQ/LEZL)
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
Transavia flight HV6729, a Boeing 737-800, issued a fuel emergency following a diversion and go around at Málaga Airport, Spain.
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.



Revision history:

19-Jan-2017 07:55 harro Added
19-Jan-2017 07:58 harro Updated [Photo, ]
19-Jan-2017 08:40 harro Updated [Narrative]
19-Jan-2017 14:18 harro Updated [Source]

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