Incident Airbus A321-271NX TC-LSA, Friday 23 November 2018
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Date:Friday 23 November 2018
Time:19:26 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A21N model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A321-271NX
Owner/operator:Turkish Airlines
Registration: TC-LSA
MSN: 8155
Year of manufacture:2018
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney PW1133G-JM
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:near Brussels -   Belgium
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Brussel-Zaventem Airport (BRU/EBBR)
Destination airport:LTBA
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
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.



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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