Tiger Australia A320 at Melbourne on Jul 7th 2015, cockpit doors opens on landing

Last Update: July 8, 2015 / 21:04:53 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 7, 2015

Classification
Incident

Flight number
TT-472

Aircraft Registration
VH-VNF

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

A Tigerair Australia Airbus A320-200, registration VH-VNF performing flight TT-472 from Adelaide,SA to Melbourne,VI (Australia) with 180 people on board, landed on Melbourne's runway 16 at 20:26L (10:26Z) when upon touchdown the cockpit door sprung open. The aircraft rolled out without further incident and taxied to the apron.

The airline confirmed a minor incident that is being reviewed.

A passenger reported the cockpit door sprung open just as the aircraft touched down and remained open during taxi to the terminal.

The aircraft remained on the ground in Melbourne for 12 hours then resumed service.

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Aircraft Registration Data
Registration mark
VH-VNF
Country of Registration
Australia
Date of Registration
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TCDS Ident. No.
Manufacturer
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Aircraft Model / Type
A320-232
ICAO Aircraft Type
A320
Year of Manufacture
Serial Number
Maximum Take off Mass (MTOM) [kg]
Engine Count
Engine
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Main Owner
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Main Operator
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 7, 2015

Classification
Incident

Flight number
TT-472

Aircraft Registration
VH-VNF

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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