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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137734
Last updated: 15 October 2019
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Date:25-JUL-2011
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A388 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A380-841
Owner/operator:Singapore Airlines
Registration: 9V-SKH
C/n / msn: 21
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 389
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Singapore SIN/WSSS -   Singapore
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Sigapore SIN/WSSS
Destination airport:Hongkong HKG/VHHX
Narrative:
A Singapore Airlines Airbus A380 was forced to return to Singapore after the number three Trent 900 engine suffered from surges and high vibrations 20 minutes into he flight. The pilots shutdown the engine and safely returned to Singapore. No one was injured.

Sources:

http://www.flightglobal.com/articles/2011/07/27/360004/sia-changes-trent-900-engine-after-mid-flight-surge-and.html
https://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/travel/travel-incidents/engine-fails-on-singapore-a380-superjumbo-20110727-1hza3.html


Images:

Photo of 9V-SKH courtesy AirHistory.net


Frankfurt am Main (EDDF / FRA / FRF)
11 June 2019; (c) Aad van der Voet

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Jul-2011 02:12 vvvww Added
30-Jan-2012 05:49 Anon. Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
16-Jan-2017 15:28 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]

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