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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 194566
Last updated: 27 January 2020
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Date:27-FEB-2017
Time:11:25 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8GP (WL)
Owner/operator:Malindo Air
Registration: 9M-LNY
C/n / msn: 39871/5654
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:near Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL/WMKK) -   Malaysia
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL/WMKK)
Destination airport:Perth Airport, WA (PER/YPPH)
Narrative:
Malindo Air flight OD155 returned to land at Kuala Lumpur International Airport, Malaysia after suffering engine problems on takeoff.
The aircraft, a Boeing 737-800, took off from runway 32R at 11:24 UTC. Passengers reported hearing two loud bangs, followed by flames coming from the no.1 CFMI CFM56-7B24E engine. The engine was shut down and the aircraft entered a holding pattern to the west of the airport.
A safe landing was carried out on runway 32L at 11:57 UTC.

The aircraft was repaired and re-entered service on April 3, 2017.

Sources:

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/od155#c9103fc


Images:

Photo of 9M-LNY courtesy AirHistory.net


Adelaide - International (YPAD / ADL)
27 November 2019; (c) Gavin Hughes


Revision history:

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05-Apr-2017 09:05 harro Added

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