Incident Airbus A320-271N VT-ITE, 23 Dec 2018
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Date:23-DEC-2018
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A20N model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A320-271N
Owner/operator:IndiGo Airlines
Registration: VT-ITE
MSN: 6849
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:near Port Blair (IXZ) -   India
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Port Blair (IXZ)
Destination airport:Kolkata-Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport (CCU/VECC)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
An IndiGo Airbus A320 aircraft (VT-ITE) operating flight 6E6616 from Port Blair to Kolkata returned to Port Blair, India. During the flight, the pilot observed a low oil pressure warning for engine no. 2 (PW1127G). The flight crew shut down the engine and returned to land at Port Blair.
The incident aircraft was ferried to Hyderabad on December 30 and resumed service that same day.

Sources:

https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/industry/transportation/airlines-/-aviation/another-indigo-a320-neo-plane-suffers-mid-air-pw-engine-shutdown/articleshow/67277235.cms


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Dec-2018 08:54 harro Added
17-Jan-2019 18:06 harro Updated [Destination airport, Narrative]

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