ASN News Airbus A330 Archives - ASN News
Home » ASN News
Report: Airbus A330 released for flight with significant damage following hard landing
27 September 2013

Report: Airbus A330 released for flight with significant damage following hard landing

27 September 2013

A French accident investigation report revealed that an Airbus A330 departed Caracas, Venezuela with significant damage following a hard landing on arrival.

Report: contaminated fuel causes A330 engine control problems and emergency landing at Hong Kong

17 September 2013

Contaminated fuel caused serious control problems on both engines of an Airbus A330, forcing the crew to carry out an emergency landing at Hong Kong.

Report: Airbus A330 ran off runway during touchdown in heavy rain

2 September 2013

An Airbus A330 operated by Eva Airways veered off the side if the runway when the aircraft encountered heavy shower during landing at Taipei, Taiwan.

Report: Airbus A330 runway excursion on landing in heavy rain at Taipei

24 June 2013

The Aviation Safety Council (ASC) released the investigation report of a incident involving an Airbus A330-300 aircraft that veered off the runway on landing in heavy showers at Taoyuan Airport, Taiwan.

Poor CRM main cause of Afriqiyah Airways Airbus A330 accident

28 February 2013

Poor CRM was one of the main factors that caused the fatal accident involving an Airbus A330 at Tripoli Airport, Libya in 2010, according to an investigation by the Libyan Civil Aviation Authority.

German Airbus A330 suffers in-flight loss of improperly latched engine cowlings

15 December 2012

The German accident investigation board BFU released the final report of their investigation into the causes of an accident involving an Airbus A330-300 which list two engine cowlings in-flight.

EASA issues emergency AD on A330/A340 angle of attack probes

5 December 2012

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) issued an emergency airworthiness directive (AD) to ensure that flight crews, in case of Angle Of Attack (AOA ) probes blockage on certain Airbus A330 and A340 models, apply the applicable emergency procedure.

Finland issues report on two A330 engine bleed air system failure incidents

31 July 2012

The Safety Investigation Authority, Finland published the final report of their investigation into two serious incidents involving Airbus A330 engine bleed air system failures.

BEA issues final report on AF447 accident

9 July 2012

After an investigation lasting over three years, the French Bureau d’Enquetes et d’Analyses (BEA) released the final report on the cause of the fatal accident involving Air France flight AF447.

Report: In-flight upset of Airbus A330 near Australia

19 December 2011

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) issued the final report of their investigation into an in-flight upset accident involving an Airbus A330 in 2008. On 7 October 2008, an Airbus A330-303 aircraft, registered VH-QPA and operated as Qantas flight 72, departed Singapore on a scheduled passenger transport service to Perth, Western Australia. While the aircraft was […]