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Aviation Safety Reporting System
|Local Time Of Day||0601-1200|
|Make Model Name||A319|
|Operating Under FAR Part||Part 121|
|Flight Phase||Final Approach|
|Route In Use||Vectors|
|Aircraft Component||Hydraulic Main System|
|Qualification||Flight Crew Air Transport Pilot (ATP)|
|Experience||Flight Crew Last 90 Days 150|
Flight Crew Total 18200
Flight Crew Type 3000
|Function||Pilot Not Flying|
|Experience||Flight Crew Last 90 Days 200|
Flight Crew Total 12000
Flight Crew Type 8000
|Anomaly||Aircraft Equipment Problem Critical|
On vectors to final about 10;000 MSL. Yellow hydraulic system failed. Ran ECAM. Landed normally. Taxied to gate.
Original NASA ASRS Text
Title: An A319 crew reported that while being vectored for an approach by TRACON at 10;000 FT the ECAM alerted the Yellow Hydraulic System lost its fluid. An emergency was declared; the ECAM complied with and an uneventful landing followed.
Narrative: On vectors to final about 10;000 MSL. Yellow hydraulic system failed. Ran ECAM. Landed normally. Taxied to gate.
Data retrieved from NASA's ASRS site as of April 2012 and automatically converted to unabbreviated mixed upper/lowercase text. This report is for informational purposes with no guarantee of accuracy. See NASA's ASRS site for official report.