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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 266247
Last updated: 24 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-232
Owner/operator:Royal Jordanian
Registration: JY-AYU
MSN: 5128
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 139
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Amman-Queen Alia International Airport (AMM/OJAI) -   Jordan
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Cairo International Airport (CAI/HECA), Egypt
Destination airport:Amman-Queen Alia International Airport (AMM/OJAI), Jordan
Royal Jordanian flight RJ508, an Airbus A320-232, JY-AYU, conducted a safe emergency landing 10 minutes before the scheduled landing time at Amman-Queen Alia International Airport (AMM/OJAI), Amman, Jordan.
The 133 passengers and six crew members were evacuated on the supporting runway as a precaution, then transferred to the airport building via buses, there were no injuries.

Sources: (photo)



Photo of JY-AYU courtesy

Zürich (LSZH / ZRH)
11 August 2018; (c) Freek Blokzijl

Revision history:

02-Aug-2021 13:21 Captain Adam Added

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