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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 219636
Last updated: 24 October 2019
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Time:c. 08:05 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B763 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 767-3BGER
Owner/operator:Ethiopian Airlines
Registration: ET-AMG
C/n / msn: 30566/817
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Addis Ababa -   Ethiopia
Phase: Take off
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Addis Ababa Bole İnt'l Airport (HAAB)
Destination airport:Niamey (DRNN)
Ethiopian Airlines flight ET937 returned to land at Addis Ababa Bole Airport, Ethiopia following a failure of the no.2 engine.
The aircraft, a Boeing 767-300, departed Addis Ababa runway 07 at 08:02 UTC and experienced a right engine (No. 2) fan blade failure during takeoff. The airplane returned to the airport where an uneventful landing was made at 08:32 UTC; there were no reported injuries to any of the persons on board. Examination of the airplane revealed two fan blades fractured at mid-span, inlet and fan cowl damage, and minor impact damage of the fuselage.


Revision history:

17-Dec-2018 10:49 Added
17-Dec-2018 10:52 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Dec-2018 18:35 harro Updated [Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]

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