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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232415
Last updated: 14 September 2021
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Time:15:53 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-232
Registration: N661JB
MSN: 3228
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:near Grenada-Point Saline International Airport (GND/TGPY) -   Grenada
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Grenada-Point Saline International Airport (GND/TGPY)
Destination airport:New York-John F. Kennedy International Airport, NY (JFK/KJFK)
JetBlue flight B6950, an Airbus A320, returned to land at Point Salines Airport, Grenada, after suffering an engine issue on departure.
The aircraft took off at 19:49 UTC (15:49 LT). During initial climb a loud bang was heard from one of the IAE V2527-A5 engines. After shutting down the engine, the flight safely landed back at Point Salines Airport at 20:08.



Photo of N661JB courtesy

Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International (KFLL / FLL)
10 January 2011; (c) F Seggie

Revision history:

24-Jan-2020 18:55 harro Added
24-Jan-2020 18:58 harro Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
03-Mar-2020 18:52 The2ndBaron Updated [Damage]

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