Plane Collision File Number BEA2016-0372 Serious incident, AD Marseille Provence, on 27 June 2016, AIRBUS - A319, F-GRHX

Serious incident to the Airbus A319 registered F-GRHX operated by Air France and to the helicopter AS532 à Marseille le 27/06/2016

Investigation progression In progress  
Progress: 50%

Summary

Public transport flight from Bordeaux airport (33) to Marseille airport (13).

 

The A319 on a visual approach to runway 31R and the AS532 helicopter on a visual approach to 31L reduced separation abnormally. The AS532 pilot had announced a transponder failure to the air traffic controller.