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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 218702
Last updated: 5 July 2020
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Time:19:26 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A321 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A321-271NX
Owner/operator:Turkish Airlines
Registration: TC-LSA
C/n / msn: 8155
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:near Brussels -   Belgium
Phase: Take off
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:EBBR
Destination airport:LTBA
Turkish Airlines flight TK1940, an Airbus A321neo (TC-LSA, delivered June 2018) returned to land at Brussel-Zaventem Airport, Belgium following engine problems.
The flight took off at 19:26 and leveled off at FL150, eight minutes after departure. The aircraft entered a holding pattern before turning back to Brussels. A safe landing was made at 20:13.
The aircraft was subsequently grounded for an engine change at Brussels Airport after a crack and oil leak in the accessory gearbox in one of its PW1100 engines was found.



Photo of TC-LSA courtesy

Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
24 August 2019; (c) Pertti Sipilä

Revision history:

28-Nov-2018 14:57 Added
28-Nov-2018 15:02 harro Updated [Date, Time, Other fatalities, Location, Embed code, Narrative]

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