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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 153762
Last updated: 14 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-214
Owner/operator:Aer Lingus
Registration: EI-DEF
MSN: 2256
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 156
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Cork -   Ireland
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:LHR
Destination airport:ORK
Aer Lingus flight EI-725 was on the way from London, Heathrow to Cork, when the crew reported a hydraulic failure.
The A320 (EI-DEF) - with 150 passengers and 6 crew members on board - diverted to Shannon Airport (SNN) and landed safely there on Runway 06.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

24 Jul 2015 EI-DEF Aer Lingus 0 Genève-Cointrin Airport (GVA/LSGG) non
Runway incursion.


Photo of EI-DEF courtesy

London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
22 September 2020; (c) Mick Bajcar

Revision history:

05-Mar-2013 05:28 myair Added

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