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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 180219
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-212
Registration: D-AICI
MSN: 1381
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Serious incident
Location:near Frankfurt Airport -   Germany
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Berlin-Schönefeld Airport (SXF/EDDB)
Destination airport:Frankfurt International Airport (FRA/EDDF)
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
The aircraft was approaching runway 25R at Frankfurt International Airport, Germany when it suffered a sudden uncontrolled yaw movement. The aircraft began rolling left and right with an increase in pitch. The crew recovered at a point 400 ft above the glideslope. A visual approach was carried out.
It appeared a Boeing 747 had preceded the flight.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 9 years and 7 months
Download report: Final report


Photo of D-AICI courtesy

Palma de Mallorca (LEPA / LESJ / PMI)
28 August 2021; (c) LRS747

Revision history:

06-Oct-2015 19:38 harro Added

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