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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 215674
Last updated: 7 August 2020
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Time:23:26 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A359 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A350-941
Registration: EC-MYX
C/n / msn: 227
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 276
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:70 nm South East of Halifax, NS, Canada -   Atlantic Ocean
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:New York-John F. Kennedy Intl Airport, NY (JFK/KJFK)
Destination airport:Madrid-Barajas Adolfo Suárez Airport (MAD/LEMD)
An Airbus A350-900 aircraft operated by Iberia, was conducting flight IB6252 from New York-John F. Kennedy Intl, NY (KJFK) to Madrid-Barajas Adolfo Suárez Airport, Spain (LEMD) with 265 passengers and 11 crew members on board. During cruise flight at FL410, approximately 70 nm South East of Halifax-Stanfield Intl, NS (CYHZ), the flight crew received an ENG 1 EGT OVER LIMIT message, followed by an ENG 1 FAIL message. The engine (Rolls-Royce Trent XWB-84) was secured, and the flight crew declared a MAYDAY. The aircraft descended and diverted to Boston-General Edward Lawrence Logan Intl, MA (KBOS) where an uneventful landing was conducted.
The operator’s maintenance replaced the engine, and the aircraft was ferried back to Madrid on September 21.




Photo of EC-MYX courtesy

New York - John F Kennedy International (KJFK / JFK)
27 September 2019; (c) Robbie Shaw

Revision history:

25-Sep-2018 19:31 harro Added
25-Sep-2018 19:33 harro Updated [Photo]
26-Sep-2018 06:31 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]

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