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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 186217
Last updated: 17 September 2020
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Date:02-APR-2016
Time:17:40
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT72 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
ATR 72-500 (72-212A)
Owner/operator:Cambodia Angkor Air
Registration: XU-235
C/n / msn: 899
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 21
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Ho Chi Minh City-Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN/VVTS) -   Vietnam
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Phnom Penh-Pochentong Airport (PNH/VDPP)
Destination airport:Ho Chi Minh City-Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN/VVTS)
Narrative:
Cambodia Angkor Air flight K6818 suffered a runway excursion upon landing at Ho Chi Minh City-Tan Son Nhat International Airport, Vietnam. The aircraft landed off the right side of runway 07R and stopped in the grass.

Weather at the time of the incident (17:40 LT / 10:40 Z) included a crosswind of 12 knots, gusting to 24 knots:
METAR VVTS 021030Z 16012G24KT 080V200 9999 FEW020 31/18 Q1010 NOSIG

Sources:

https://www.bea.aero/les-enquetes/les-evenements-notifies/detail/event/incident-grave-de-latr-72-immatricule-xu-235-survenu-le-020416-a-ho-chi-minh-ville-enquete-menee-par-caa-vietnam/
https://tuoitrenews.vn/society/34077/cambodian-airplane-slides-off-runway-at-ho-chi-minh-city-airport


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Apr-2016 16:58 harro Added
08-Apr-2016 19:01 AF5541 Updated [Total occupants, Source]
08-Apr-2016 19:01 harro Updated [Time, Source]
08-Apr-2016 19:03 harro Updated [Narrative]

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