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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121070
Last updated: 7 August 2020
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Time:15:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B734 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-400
Owner/operator:Comair operated by
Registration: ZS-OAM
C/n / msn: 24164/1702
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Port Elizabeth -   South Africa
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:FAPE (Port Elizabeth International)
Destination airport:FALE (King Shaka International)
A Boeing 737-400, registration ZS-OAM performing flight MN-751 from Port Elizabeth to Durban King Shaka, returned to Port Elizabeth after the crew needed to shut the left hand engine down following a bang emitted by the engine. The airplane landed safely.


1. Incident: B734 at Port Elizabeth on Mar 11th 2011, engine shut down in flight


taken from the passenger seat of the flight after the emergency landing, once the aircraft had come to full stop.

Revision history:

12-Mar-2011 02:37 Jahn Added
12-Mar-2011 08:09 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type]
12-Mar-2011 08:15 RobertMB Updated [Operator]
12-Mar-2011 14:11 Angelwings Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
21-Mar-2011 03:29 Topaz Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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