Air India Express Flight 812

2010 plane crash of an Air India Express Boeing 737-800 in Mangalore, 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.

Air India Express Flight 812
VT-AXV, the aircraft involved in the accident in 2010.
Date22 May 2010
SummaryRunway overrun due to pilot error.
SiteBeyond runway 24 at Mangalore International Airport
12°56′48″N 074°52′25″E / 12.94667°N 74.87361°E / 12.94667; 74.87361
Aircraft typeBoeing 737-8HG(SFP)
Aircraft nameVictoria Memorial
OperatorAir India Express
IATA flight No.IX812
ICAO flight No.AXB812
Call signEXPRESS INDIA 812
Flight originDubai International Airport, United Arab Emirates
DestinationMangalore International Airport, India
Air India Express Flight 812 is located in India
Air India Express Flight 812
Location of the accident shown within India.
The crash site

Plane change

The aircraft was a Boeing 737-800. Its first flight was on 20 December 2007.

References change

  1. "List of passengers on Air India Express flight". The Hindu. 22 May 2010. Archived from the original on 15 February 2012. Retrieved 22 May 2010.