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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 186351
Last updated: 14 October 2020
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Date:05-FEB-2016
Time:07:45 ICT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A359 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A350-941
Owner/operator:Vietnam Airlines
Registration: VN-A887
C/n / msn: 015
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 144
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location: 188km southeast from Hanoi -   Vietnam
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:(HAN/VVNB)
Destination airport:(SGN/VVTS)
Narrative:
Flight VN227 was somewhere south of Hanoi, 40 minutes after departure, when the crew had to return back to the airport because of a loss of cabin pressure. The plane was en route from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City. One flight attendant received minor injuries in the event.

Sources:

https://tuoitrenews.vn/society/33161/one-attendant-hurt-as-vietnam-airlines-plane-loses-cabin-pressure
http://baodatviet.vn/chinh-tri-xa-hoi/tin-tuc-thoi-su/may-bay-cho-bo-truong-thang-gap-su-co-3299810/


Images:

Photo of VN-A887 courtesy AirHistory.net


Toulouse - Blagnac (LFBO / TLS)
19 September 2015; (c) T.Laurent

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Apr-2016 19:09 AF5541 Added
11-Apr-2016 19:12 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]
11-Apr-2016 19:21 AF5541 Updated [Location]

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