China Southern A321 at Phuket and Penang on Apr 3rd 2019, fuel emergency, landed below minimum fuel reserve
Last Update: April 15, 2019 / 22:53:04 GMT/Zulu time
Chinese Officials reported the aircraft landed with 900kg of fuel remaining (about 700kg after taxi to the apron), the required minimum fuel reserve (30 minutes) was 1427kg of fuel. The weather at Penang had not been suitable for landing when the aircraft managed to touch down successfully.
The aircraft remained on the ground for about 3 hours, then departed Penang and reached Phuket with a delay of 5.5 hours.
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