Wizz A320 near Budapest on Apr 27th 2016, hydraulic problem

Last Update: April 27, 2016 / 21:50:08 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 27, 2016

Classification
Incident

Airline
Wizz Air

Flight number
W6-7868

Aircraft Registration
HA-LYH

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

A Wizz Air Airbus A320-200, registration HA-LYH performing flight W6-7868 from Paris Beauvais (France) to Debrecen (Hungary), was enroute at FL370 about 130nm westnorthwest of Budapest (Hungary) still in Austrian Airspace when the crew decided to divert to Budapest advising ATC they had a hydraulic problem and Budapest offered the better maintenance availability. The aircraft landed safely on Budapest's runway 13R about 25 minutes later.

A replacement Airbus A320-200 registration HA-LWR reached Debrecen with a delay of 5 hours.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 27, 2016

Classification
Incident

Airline
Wizz Air

Flight number
W6-7868

Aircraft Registration
HA-LYH

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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