Incident Airbus A380-841 9V-SKH, Monday 25 July 2011
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Date:Monday 25 July 2011
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A388 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A380-841
Owner/operator:Singapore Airlines
Registration: 9V-SKH
MSN: 021
Engine model:Rolls-Royce Trent 970B-84
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 389
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Singapore-Changi International Airport (SIN/WSSS) -   Singapore
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Singapore-Changi International Airport (SIN/WSSS)
Destination airport:Hongkong HKG/VHHX
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
A Singapore Airlines Airbus A380 was forced to return to Singapore after the number three Trent 900 engine suffered from surges and high vibrations 20 minutes into the flight. The pilots shutdown the engine and safely returned to Singapore. No one was injured.

Sources:

http://www.flightglobal.com/articles/2011/07/27/360004/sia-changes-trent-900-engine-after-mid-flight-surge-and.html
https://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/travel/travel-incidents/engine-fails-on-singapore-a380-superjumbo-20110727-1hza3.html

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Jul-2011 02:12 vvvww Added
30-Jan-2012 05:49 Anon. Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative, ]
16-Jan-2017 15:28 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative, ]

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