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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 75150
Last updated: 13 January 2021
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Time:06:00 pm LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A332 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-202
Registration: EI-DIP
C/n / msn: 339
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 244
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Boston-Logan International Airport, MA (BOS/KBOS) -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Boston-Logan International Airport, MA (BOS/KBOS)
Destination airport:Roma-Fiumicino Airport (FCO/LIRF)
Alitalia Flight AZ615 returned to Logan International Airport after declaring a mayday shortly after departure. One engine was shut down and the flight was vectored by ATC for a visual approach to runway 15R.

Sources:;topic=7752.0;attach=3956 (ATC audio recording from

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

16 Aug 2012 EI-DIP Alitalia 0 Boston-Logan Airport, MA (BOS/KBOS) min


Photo of EI-DIP courtesy

Rome - Fiumicino (LIRF / FCO)
24 September 2019; (c) Erik Sleutelberg

Revision history:

16-Jun-2010 02:19 safetywatch Added
16-Jun-2010 11:19 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
17-Jun-2010 09:30 harro Updated [Registration, Cn, Embed code]

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