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Last updated: 12 October 2021
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Date:18-JUN-2008
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A321 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A321-211
Owner/operator:Air India (Indian Airlines)
Registration: VT-PPI
MSN: 3557
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 11
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Budapest Ferihegy -   Hungary
Phase: En route
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:XFW
Destination airport:DEL
Narrative:
This brand new A321 was on delivery flight en route XFW-SHJ-DEL. Flight diverted to BUD from the Romanian airspace, due to incapacitation of one crew member. Sadly, the off duty first officer died, he possibly suffered a heart attack.

Sources:


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

19 Jan 2018 VT-PPI Air India 0 near Guwahati-Lokapriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport (GAU/V min


Images:

Photo of VT-PPI courtesy AirHistory.net


Hyderabad - Rajiv Gandhi International / Shamshabad (VOHS / HYD)
18 March 2014; (c) LRS747

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Jun-2008 23:16 bekigr Added
18-Jun-2008 23:17 harro Updated
19-Jun-2008 02:03 bekigr Updated
19-Jun-2008 23:19 747236 Updated

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