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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 205385
Last updated: 12 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A318 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A318-111
Registration: XA-UBQ
MSN: 2328
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 50
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Cancún Airport (CUN/MMUN) -   Mexico
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Cancún Airport (CUN/MMUN)
Destination airport:Mexico City-Benito Juárez International Airport (MEX/MMMX)
Mexicana flight MX368 returned to land at Cancun Airport after the fan cowls on the no.1 engine opened and were torn off during takeoff. Parts of the cowls struck the engine pylon, the wing and the rear fuselage.



Photo of XA-UBQ courtesy

Los Angeles - International (KLAX / LAX)
16 June 2010; (c) Anton Homma

Revision history:

30-Jan-2018 20:12 harro Added

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