Nouvel A320 at Djerba on Jan 15th 2019, IRS failure

Last Update: January 15, 2019 / 23:04:44 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 15, 2019

Classification
Incident

Airline
Nouvelair

Flight number
BJ-518

Aircraft Registration
TS-INH

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

A Nouvelair Airbus A320-200, registration TS-INH performing flight BJ-518 from Djerba (Tunisia) to Paris Charles de Gaulle (France), was climbing out of Djerba's runway 27 when the crew stopped the climb at 8000 feet advising of problems with their Inertial Reference Systems (IRS). The aircraft returned to Djerba for a safe landing on runway 27 about 15 minutes after departure.

A replacement Airbus A320-200 registration TS-INR reached Paris with a delay of 4:15 hours.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground in Djerba about 8.5 hours after landing back.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 15, 2019

Classification
Incident

Airline
Nouvelair

Flight number
BJ-518

Aircraft Registration
TS-INH

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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