Rossiya A320 at Chelyabinsk on Dec 30th 2017, door open indication

Last Update: December 30, 2017 / 22:43:49 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 30, 2017

Classification
Incident

Airline
Rossiya

Flight number
FV-6462

Aircraft Registration
VQ-BFM

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

A Rossiya Airbus A320-200 on behalf of Aeroflot, registration VQ-BFM performing flight FV-6462/SU-6462 from Chelyabinsk to Saint Petersburg (Russia), was climbing out of Chelyabinsk's runway 27 when the crew stopped the climb at FL080 due to an indication of an open cabin door. The aircraft burned off fuel and returned to Chelyabinsk for a safe landing on runway 09 about one hour after departure.

A replacement Boeing 737-800 registration VQ-BSR reached Saint Petersburg with a delay of 18 hours.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 30, 2017

Classification
Incident

Airline
Rossiya

Flight number
FV-6462

Aircraft Registration
VQ-BFM

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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