Azul A20N at Sao Paulo on Dec 29th 2021, slat failure

Last Update: January 3, 2022 / 17:18:57 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 29, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AD-9187

Departure
Cruz, Brazil

Aircraft Registration
PR-YRV

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320-200N

ICAO Type Designator
A20N

An Azul Linhas Aereas Airbus A320-200N, registration PR-YRV performing flight AD-9187 from Cruz,CE to Sao Paulo Congonhas,SP (Brazil) with 162 passengers and 6 crew, was on approach to Congonhas Airport when the crew received a "SLAT FAIL" message prompting the crew to stop the descent at 6000 feet and divert to Sao Paulo Viracopos Airport where the aircraft landed safely about 40 minutes later.

The aircraft returned to service about 26 hours later.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 29, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AD-9187

Departure
Cruz, Brazil

Aircraft Registration
PR-YRV

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320-200N

ICAO Type Designator
A20N

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