Investigation led by AIB - Mexico

Accident to the Airbus A320 registered XA-VAZ operated by VivaAerobus on 18/03/2021 at Puerto Vallarta

Preliminary data based on the notification from the Mexican authorities:

During the 180 degree pivot, to align with the runway and be able to carry out the takeoff run, the nose landing gear fractured, so the front of the aircraft hit the runway 22.