Sundair A320 at Dresden on May 23rd 2021, hydraulic problem

Last Update: May 24, 2021 / 21:38:30 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 23, 2021

Classification
Incident

Airline
Sundair

Flight number
SR-4888

Destination
Rhodes, Greece

Aircraft Registration
D-ANNA

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

A Sundair Airbus A320-200, registration D-ANNA performing flight SR-4888 from Dresden (Germany) to Rhodes (Greece), was climbing out of Dresden when the crew stopped the climb at FL280 due to a hydraulic problem and decided to return to Dresden. The aircraft landed safely on Dresden's runway 22 about 40 minutes after departure.

Dresden Airport reported the aircraft returned to Dresden in the morning due to a technical defect. The airport immediately requested THW Kamenz (technical relief organisation Kamenz, part of the town) to assist that passengers didn't go hungry and to supply them with food and drinks. The passengers were able to depart later in the evening.

A replacement A320-200 registration D-ASMR reached Rhodes with a delay of about 14 hours.

The occurrence aircraft returned to service about 23 hours after landing back.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 23, 2021

Classification
Incident

Airline
Sundair

Flight number
SR-4888

Destination
Rhodes, Greece

Aircraft Registration
D-ANNA

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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