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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 246748
Last updated: 17 October 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:Yamal Airlines
Registration: VP-BBN
MSN: 1918
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:near Moscow-Domodedovo Airport -   Russia
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Moskva-Domodedovo Airport (DME/UUDD)
Destination airport:Salekhard Airport (SLY/USDD)
Yamal Airlines flight YC32, an Airbus A320, diverted to St. Petersburg Airport, Russia, after suffering unreliable airspeed indications.
The aircraft departed Moscow's Domodedovo Airport at 00:38 UTC, bound for Salekhard.The flight entered a holding pattern to the northeast of Moscow at about FL150. An approach was attempted to Domodedovo Airport, but this attempt was abandoned at 02:23 UTC. The flight crew then elected to divert to St. Petersburg. About 03:00 UTC, the flight declared an emergency.
A safe landing was performed at St. Petersburg Airport at 04:00 UTC.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

5 Apr 2021 VP-BBN Yamal Airlines 0 en route Sharjah-Tyumen unk


Photo of VP-BBN courtesy

Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
29 February 2020; (c) Juhani Sipilš

Revision history:

14-Jan-2021 18:31 harro Added
14-Jan-2021 18:35 harro Updated [Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
14-Jan-2021 18:38 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative, Photo]

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