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4 September 2019

China Eastern Airbus A320 returned to Nanjing after lithium battery power bank fire

4 September 2019

A China Eastern Airbus A320-214 returned to land at Nanjing after a lithium battery power bank suffered a thermal runaway.

Inadequate phraseology caused serious runway incursion incident at Paris-CDG in Nov 2014

11 August 2019

BEA France released a final report on a serious runway incursion incident at Paris-CDG in Nov 2014, citing inadequate phraseology that caused an Airbus A319 to cross an active runway.

Report: Boeing 737 touched down as an A320 had just left the ground at Edinburgh

30 May 2019

The late line-up of an Airbus A320 and the faster than normal approach of a Boeing 737-800 were factors in a serious incident at Edinburgh in which the 737 touched down as the A320 had just left the ground.

Report: Airbus A320 damaged at Dubai when water salute goes wrong

9 April 2019

The UAE GCAA released an incident report of a Saudia Airlines Airbus A320 that was damaged at Dubai when water salute went wrong.

Operational pressure factor in A320 engine thrust reverser issue on landing at Sydney

24 March 2019

A lock-out pin not removed after maintenance meant the crew of an Airbus A320 landed at Sydney with reverse thrust inadvertently deactivated.

Report: A320 takeoff without clearance from occupied runway at Okinawa-Naha Airport, Japan

13 February 2019

The Japan Transportation Safety Board published the final report on a serious runway incursion accident that occurred in March 2018 when an A320 departed without clearance from an occupied runway.

Crew of GoAir Airbus A320 shut down wrong engine after birdstrike on departure from Delhi, India

5 February 2019

AAIB India concluded that the crew of a GoAir Airbus A320 shut down the wrong engine after a birdstrike on departure from Delhi, India.

VietJet Airbus A320 lands on wrong, closed, runway at Cam Ranh Airport, Vietnam

File photo of a VietJet A320 (photo: SEBASTIEN MORTIER / CC:by-sa) 26 December 2018

A VietJet Airbus A320 landed on the wrong, closed, runway at Cam Ranh Airport, Vietnam.

Timeline of occurrences and regulatory actions on Airbus A320-family engine fan cowl door loss incidents

1 December 2018

On November 30, 2018, an A320 operated by Frontier lost the fan cowl doors of engine no.2 upon takeoff from Las Vegas International Airport, USA. This incident was at least the 45th fan cowl door loss event involving an Airbus A320-family aircraft.

Airbus A320 sheds engine fan cowl doors on departure from Las Vegas

30 November 2018

An Airbus A320 lost the engine fan cowl doors of the right-hand engine on departure from Las Vegas Airport, USA.