Nepal A320 at Kathmandu on Aug 2nd 2020, cargo door indication

Last Update: August 3, 2020 / 15:14:21 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 2, 2020

Classification
Incident

Aircraft Registration
9N-AKW

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

A Nepal Airlines Airbus A320-200, registration 9N-AKW performing repatriation flight RA-2291 from Kathmandu (Nepal) to Dubai (United Arab Emirates), was climbing out of Kathmandu's runway 20 when the crew received a cargo door indication, stopped the climb at FL240 and returned to Kathmandu for a safe landing on runway 02 about 45 minutes after departure.

A replacement A320-200 registration 9N-AKX reached Dubai with a delay of 2.5 hours.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground in Kathmandu about 23 hours after landing back.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 2, 2020

Classification
Incident

Aircraft Registration
9N-AKW

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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