PIA A320 at Karachi on Aug 12th 2021, disagreeing airspeeds

Last Update: August 12, 2021 / 18:27:29 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 12, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
PK-306

Destination
Lahore, Pakistan

Aircraft Registration
AP-BLU

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

A PIA Pakistan International Airlines Airbus A320-200, registration AP-BLU performing flight PK-306 from Karachi to Lahore (Pakistan), was climbing out of Karachi's runway 25L when the crew stopped the climb at about 4000 feet reporting their airspeed indications disagreed. The aircraft returned to Karachi for a safe landing on runway 25L about 16 minutes after departure.

A replacement Airbus A320-200 registration AP-BLS is estimated to reach Lahore with a delay of 2:45 hours.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 12, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
PK-306

Destination
Lahore, Pakistan

Aircraft Registration
AP-BLU

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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