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|Coordinates||59° 24' 59.48" N, 24° 47' 57.49" E|
|Date/Time||18 September 2020 14:20:00|
|Wind speed||16 kts|
|Lowest cloud amount||clouds and visibility OK|
ICAO: EETN IATA: TLL
International airport serving capital city of Estonia.
Humid Continental climate (Köppen climate classification Dfb) - Variable weather patterns and a large seasonal temperature variance. Summers are often warm and humid with frequent thunderstorms and winters can be very cold with frequent snowfall and persistent snow cover.
Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of EETN
- A320, vicinity Tallinn Estonia, 2018 (On 28 February 2018, an Airbus A320 would not rotate for a touch-and-go takeoff and flightpath control remained temporarily problematic and the aircraft briefly settled back onto the runway with the gear in transit damaging both engines. A very steep climb was then followed by an equally steep descent to 600 feet agl with an EGPWS ‘PULL UP’ activation before recovery. Pitch control was regained using manual stabiliser trim but after both engines stopped during a MAYDAY turnback, an undershoot touchdown followed. The root cause of loss of primary pitch control was determined as unapproved oil in the stabiliser actuator.)