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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 215167
Last updated: 25 September 2018
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Date:05-SEP-2018
Time:23:10 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B752 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 757-232
Owner/operator:Delta Air Lines
Registration: N668DN
C/n / msn: 25141/376
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:near Atlanta-William B. Hartsfield International Airport, GA (ATL/KATL -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Atlanta-William B. Hartsfield International Airport, GA (ATL/KATL)
Destination airport:Orlando International Airport, FL (MCO/KMCO)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
Delta Air Lines flight DL1418, a Boeing 757-232, returned to land at Atlanta-William B. Hartsfield International Airport, Georgia, USA (KATL) following an uncontained engine failure.
The aircraft took off from runway 08R at 23:04 hours local time (03:04 UTC, Sept. 6). Eight minutes later the flight crew arrested the climb at 18,100 feet after the occupants heard a loud bang, originating from the no.2 (right-hand) PW2037 engine. A descent and air turn back was initiated.
A safe landing was made on runway 09R at KATL at 23:32 hours.

Sources:

NTSB
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/dl1418#1dc413ea


Revision history:

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06-Sep-2018 19:49 harro Added

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