Volaris A320 near Tijuana on Jun 16th 2020, fuel leak

Last Update: July 8, 2020 / 13:59:15 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 16, 2020

Classification
Incident

Flight number
Y4-620

Destination
Mexicali, Mexico

Aircraft Registration
N526VL

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

A Volaris Airbus A320-200, registration N526VL performing flight Y4-620 from Guadalajara to Mexicali (Mexico), was enroute at FL380 about 210nm southsoutheast of Mexicali and about 280nm southsoutheast of Tijunana when the crew decided to divert to Tijuana reporting a fuel leak. The aircraft landed safely in Tijuana about 45 minutes later.

Mexico's AIB rated the occurrence an incident and opened an investigation.
Aircraft Registration Data
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N526VL
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United States
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Manufacturer
AIRBUS
Aircraft Model / Type
A320-233
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ICAO Aircraft Type
A320
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Aircraft Address / Mode S Code (HEX)
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 16, 2020

Classification
Incident

Flight number
Y4-620

Destination
Mexicali, Mexico

Aircraft Registration
N526VL

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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