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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 230814
Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Time:20:20 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic E190 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer ERJ-195LR (ERJ-190-200 LR)
Owner/operator:Air Europa Express, opb Aeronova
Registration: EC-KRJ
MSN: 19000196
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 96
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:CTR Madrid -   Spain
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Madrid-Barajas Adolfo Suárez Airport (MAD/LEMD)
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
An Embraer ERJ-195LR, operating for Air Europa Express (EC-KRJ) and a Wizz Air Airbus A320 (HA-LPM) were involved in an airprox incident in the Madrid CTR, Spain.
The ERJ-195, call sign AEA82DV was flying at FL290 and the A320, call sign WZZ2NH, was at FL310. The controller inteded to issue an instruction to WZZ2NH to descend to FL300, but instead misspoke and issued a clearance for FL200.
As the A320 descended, a conflict arose with the ERJ-195. The controller noticed that the A320 was descending below FL300 and recleared the flight to that flight level. The minimum separation between the two aircraft was 200 feet (60 m) vertically and 0,2 nm (370 m) horizontally.



Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year
Download report: Final report


Photo of EC-KRJ courtesy

Lisbon (LPPT / LIS)
21 June 2019; (c) Kas van Zonneveld

Revision history:

22-Nov-2019 20:13 harro Added

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