ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145721
Last updated: 27 November 2014
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Date:19-MAY-2012
Time:ca 7:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-214
Owner/operator:TAM
Registration: PR-MYP
C/n / msn: 5066
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 166
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Minor
Location:Natal-Augusto Severo International Airport, RN (NAT/SBNT) -   Brazil
Phase: Take off
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Natal-Augusto Severo International Airport, RN (NAT/SBNT)
Destination airport:So Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport, SP (GRU/SBGR)
Narrative:
A Airbus A320, PR-MYP, sustained damage when the engine nr.1 cowlings tore open in flight shortly after takeoff from Natal (NAT), Brazil.
TAM flight JJ3317 had taken off at 07:36 and entered a holding pattern off the coast for about an hour to burn the fuel. The landing was uneventful.

Sources:
http://canindesoares.com/aviaria-em-turbina-do-aviao-durante-o-voo
http://www.jb.com.br/pais/noticias/2012/05/19/natal-aviao-com-166-passageiros-perde-capo-de-motor-apos-decolar/

Avio da TAM que iria de Natal para SP, ao levantar vo,  par... on Twitpic

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-May-2012 13:26 paoloc68 Added
19-May-2012 13:30 harro Updated [Time, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
19-May-2012 13:36 harro Updated [Total fatalities, Nature, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
22-May-2012 00:49 maabaa Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
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