Plane File Number BEA2019-0642 Serious incident, AD Sydney Kingsford Intl, on 16 October 2019, AIRBUS - A320, VH-VNR

Serious incident to the Airbus A320 registered VH-VNR operated by Tigerair on 16/10/2019 at Sydney [Investigation led by ATSB / Australia]


Preliminary data based on the notification from the Australian authorities:

During an approach to Sydney runway 16L, at about 1300 ft the aircraft's speed fell below the minimum approach speed, resulting in an E/GPWS SPEED alert. The aircraft speed was recovered and the aircraft's approach was stable by 1000 ft.