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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 67810
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Time:c. 9:00 pm
Type:Silhouette image of generic A319 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A319-111
Registration: G-EZDS
MSN: 3702
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Venezia -   Italy
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Bristol - BRS
Destination airport:Venezia - VCE
The flight U2-6173 was descending through FL160 towards Venice, when the airplane encountered severe turbulence. One passenger and two crew members were injured. The airplane landed safely.
The ANSV received notification of the accident through the AAIB (UK), which had been notified by the airline, and opened an investigation into the accident.



Photo of G-EZDS courtesy

Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
7 September 2016; (c) Gerard Helmer

Revision history:

07-Aug-2009 10:34 Certosino Added

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