Avianca A332 near San Jose on Nov 19th 2015, hydraulic problem

Last Update: November 20, 2015 / 21:33:25 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Nov 19, 2015

Classification
Incident

Airline
Avianca

Flight number
AV-929

Destination
Lima, Perú

Aircraft Registration
N342AV

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-200

ICAO Type Designator
A332

An Avianca Airbus A330-200, registration N342AV performing flight AV-929 from San Salvador (El Salvador) to Lima (Peru), was enroute at FL390 about 100nm west of San Jose (Costa Rica) when the crew decided to return to San Salvador due to a hydraulic problem. The aircraft landed safely back in San Salvador about 100 minutes after departure.

The aircraft underwent maintenance for about 4.5 hours, then departed again and reached Lima with a total delay of 6:45 hours.

The airline reported the crew decided to return due to indication of a hydraulic problem, the landing back in San Salvador was normal.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Nov 19, 2015

Classification
Incident

Airline
Avianca

Flight number
AV-929

Destination
Lima, Perú

Aircraft Registration
N342AV

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-200

ICAO Type Designator
A332

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