Incident Boeing 777-21HER RA-73329, Monday 18 September 2023
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Date:Monday 18 September 2023
Time:03:47 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B772 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 777-21HER
Owner/operator:Red Wings
Registration: RA-73329
MSN: 27250/47
Year of manufacture:1996
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:over Caspian Sea -   Russia
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Antalya Airport (AYT/LTAI)
Destination airport:Ekaterinburg-Koltsovo Airport (SVX/USSS)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Red Wings flight WZ3072, a Boeing 777-21HER, suffered a failure of the no.2 engine while flying over the Caspian Sea.
The flight crew requested a descent to flight level 250 and after about 1.5 hours, the airplane made a safe landing at an alternate airport in Aktobe.


Revision history:

18-Sep-2023 07:38 harro Added
18-Sep-2023 07:39 harro Updated

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