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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 246979
Last updated: 22 January 2021
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Date:03-JAN-2021
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A21N model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A321-251NX
Owner/operator:easyJet
Registration: G-UZMI
C/n / msn: 9422
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Serious incident
Location:Bristol Airport, Lusgate, Bristol, Gloucestershire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Edinburgh-Turnhouse Airport (EDI/EGPH)
Destination airport:Bristol Airport (BRS/EGGD)
Investigating agency: AAIB
Narrative:
An Easyjet Airbus A321-200N, registration G-UZMI performing flight U2-426 from Edinburgh (EDI/EGPH) to Bristol (BRS/EDGD), departed Edinburgh's runway 06, climbed to FL330 en route and landed on Bristol's runway 09 about 50 minutes after departure.

The UK AAIB reported they have opened an investigation because the flight "operated outside the flight CG envelope". The occurrence was rated a serious incident.

Sources:

1. https://www.bea.aero/en/investigation-reports/notified-events/detail/serious-incident-to-an-airbus-a321-operated-by-easyjet-on-03-01-2021-at-bristol/
2. https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/g-uzmi#2679d87d
3. https://www.aeroinside.com/15271/easyjet-a21n-at-edinburgh-and-bristol-on-jan-3rd-2021-operated-outside-of-permitted-cg-envelope
4. http://avherald.com/h?article=4e200bdd


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Jan-2021 20:43 harro Added
22-Jan-2021 22:26 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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