On May 14, 2018, Sichuan Airlines flight 3U8633 suddenly encountered the cockpit windshield glass bursting and falling off when it was cruising at 29,000 ft. Cabin pressure loss, everyone on board is in great danger. However, the captain’s decisive response and correct disposition ensured the safety of all personnel on board and created a miracle in the history of world civil aviation.
Aircraft and Livery: A318 Infinite flight / ACJ
Route: ZUCK CK402 SOSLI SULEP EKELA GAO 3045N/10540E TEBUN WFX TEGIV ABVIR ATPOG KDJ VIPIB BIGOR DOLGU DCH IBVUL GOMON ELNUN DUMIX UGOVA 2915N/9210E 2915N/9146E D094Y 2917N/9123E ZULS
Time of Departure: 2020-02-01T07:20:00Z → 2020-02-01T10:10:00Z
- Additional Information:
|SID/STAR||SLI2Z (SID)||DM01A (STAR)|
|Plan Distance||914 NM|
|Block Fuel||8,729 kgs|
|V-Speeds (KIAS)||V1=135 VR=140 V2=145|
|Cargo Weight||3405 kgs|
As the terrain near Lhasa Airport is too high, we cannot start the descent too early. I will calculate it before taking off and give you a briefing.