S7 B738 at Novosibirsk on Nov 8th 2021, rejected takeoff due to IRS malfunction

Last Update: November 8, 2021 / 14:50:20 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Nov 8, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
S7-5103

Destination
Sochi, Russia

Aircraft Registration
VQ-BKV

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

A S7 Sibir Airlines Boeing 737-800, registration VQ-BKV performing flight S7-5103 from Novosibirsk to Sochi (Russia), was accelerating for takeoff from Novosibirsk's runway 25 when the crew rejected takeoff at low speed (below 30 knots over ground) due to an inertial reference system (IRS) malfunction. The aircraft slowed safely and returned to the apron.

The aircraft was able to depart about an hour after the rejected takeoff and reached Sochi with a delay of 40 minutes.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Nov 8, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
S7-5103

Destination
Sochi, Russia

Aircraft Registration
VQ-BKV

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

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