ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56885
Last updated: 16 April 2014
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Date:06-JAN-2009
Time:3:45 pm
Type:Silhouette image of generic B772 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-2Q8ER
Owner/operator:Vietnam Airlines
Registration: VN-A143
C/n / msn: 27607/135
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 316
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: None
Location:Ho Chi Minh -   Vietnam
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:SGN
Destination airport:HAN
Narrative:
The flight VN-224 returned to Ho Chi Minh City after the left hand engine (#1) failed while climbing through 8000 feet. The emergency landing about 20 minutes after takeoff was safe.

Sources:
http://avherald.com/h?article=412fcefd&opt=0


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Jan-2009 08:55 Certosino Added
09-Jan-2009 23:24 58.186.222.203 Updated
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