Incident Airbus A320-251N VT-TQH, Wednesday 1 May 2024
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Date:Wednesday 1 May 2024
Time:c. 08:20 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A20N model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A320-251N
Registration: VT-TQH
MSN: 10576
Year of manufacture:2021
Engine model:CFMI CFM LEAP-1A26
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 169
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:near Bhubaneswar -   India
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Bhubaneswar-Biju Patnaik International Airport (BBI/VEBS)
Destination airport:Delhi-Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL/VIDP)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Vistara flight UK788, an Airbus A320-251N, returned to land back at Bhubaneswar Airport after encountering a hail storm. The aircraft made a safe landing at 08:45 UTC, 30 minutes after departure.
The nose cone was damaged and a windscreen reportedly suffered cracks.


VEBS 010830Z 22010KT 5000 TS SCT018 FEW030CB BKN090 36/25 Q1001 TEMPO 3000 -TSRA
VEBS 010800Z 18010KT 5000 HZ SCT018 FEW030CB BKN100 37/24 Q1001 TEMPO 3000 -TSRA



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01-May-2024 11:36 vasilf Added
01-May-2024 13:00 vasilf Updated [Location]
01-May-2024 14:05 ASN Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
01-May-2024 14:06 ASN Updated [Narrative]
01-May-2024 16:56 vasilf Updated [Embed code]

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