Avianca Peru A320 near Lima on Aug 27th 2017, loss of cabin pressure

Last Update: September 14, 2017 / 13:26:30 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 27, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AV-826

Departure
Lima, Perú

Destination
Piura, Perú

Aircraft Registration
N491TA

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

An Avianca Peru Airbus A320-200, registration N491TA performing flight AV-826 from Lima to Piura (Peru), was enroute about 190nm northnorthwest of Lima when the crew initiated an emergency descent due to the loss of cabin pressure, the passenger oxygen masks deployed, and returned to Lima for a safe landing about 70 minutes after departure.

Peru's Comision de investigacion de accidentes de aviacion (CIAA) rated the occurrence a serious incident and opened an investigation.
Aircraft Registration Data
Registration mark
N491TA
Country of Registration
United States
Date of Registration
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Manufacturer
AIRBUS
Aircraft Model / Type
A320-233
Number of Seats
ICAO Aircraft Type
A320
Year of Manufacture
Serial Number
Aircraft Address / Mode S Code (HEX)
Engine Count
Engine Manufacturer
Engine Model
Engine Type
Pounds of Thrust
Main Owner
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 27, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AV-826

Departure
Lima, Perú

Destination
Piura, Perú

Aircraft Registration
N491TA

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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