Incident Airbus A330-243 TS-IFN, Saturday 27 February 2016
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Date:Saturday 27 February 2016
Time:c. 05:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic A332 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A330-243
Registration: TS-IFN
MSN: 1641
Year of manufacture:2015
Engine model:Rolls-Royce Trent 772-B60
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Medina Prince Mohammad bin Abdulaziz Airport (MED/OEMA) -   Saudi Arabia
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Medina Prince Mohammad bin Abdulaziz Airport (MED/OEMA)
Destination airport:Tunis Airport (TUN)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
TunisAir Flight TU914 made a precautionary landing back at Medinah, Saudi Arabia due to an unspecified engine issue after takeoff.
The aircraft, an Airbus A330-200, took off from runway 35 at 02:18 UTC (05:18 local time).
The aircraft climbed to 32450 feet before the crew decided to turn back to the airport for a safe landing on runway 35 at 05:57 local time.

By February 29 the aircraft was still on the ground at Medina.



Revision history:

29-Feb-2016 12:04 harro Added
29-Feb-2016 15:54 Geno Updated [Cn, Source]

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