Air India Express Flight 812 facts for kids
VT-AXV, the aircraft involved in the accident in 2010.
|Date||22 May 2010|
|Summary||Runway overrun due to pilot error.|
|Place||Beyond runway 24 at Mangalore International Airport
|Aircraft type||Boeing 737-8HG(SFP)|
|Aircraft name||Victoria Memorial|
|Airline/user||Air India Express|
|Flew from||Dubai International Airport, United Arab Emirates|
|Flying to||Mangalore International Airport, India|
Air India Express Flight IX-812 was a passenger flight of Air India from Dubai International Airport that crashed on 22 May 2010 at Mangalore International Airport. The time of the crash was UTC+5:30 local time. The airplane went beyond the area of the runway and crashed. The accident killed about 160 people.
The aircraft was a Boeing 737-800. The first flight was on 20 December 2007.
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