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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 225705
Last updated: 28 November 2020
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Time:5:05 AM UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A332 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-243
Registration: N975AV
C/n / msn: 1224
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:over Andes, between Chile and Argentina -   Chile
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Lima (LIM)
Destination airport:Buenos Aires (EZE)
Avianca Flight AV965, an Airbus A330-243, encountered severe turbulence while flying over the Andes between Chile and Argentina. At least fifteen people were injured when the plane suddenly plunged by about 300m several times.

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Photo of N975AV courtesy

Miami - International (KMIA / MIA)
11 November 2018; (c) Danny Grew

Revision history:

01-Jun-2019 13:01 Captain Adam Added

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