Air India Express Flight 812
VT-AXV, the aircraft involved in the accident in 2010.
|Date||22 May 2010|
|Summary||Runway overrun due to pilot error.|
|Site||Beyond runway 24 at Mangalore International Airport |
|Aircraft type||Boeing 737-8HG(SFP)|
|Aircraft name||Victoria Memorial|
|Operator||Air India Express|
|IATA flight No.||IX812|
|ICAO flight No.||AXB812|
|Call sign||EXPRESS INDIA 812|
|Flight origin||Dubai International Airport, United Arab Emirates|
|Destination||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.
Plane Type[change | change source]
The aircraft was a Boeing 737-800. The first flight was on 20 December 2007.