Incident Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner N27957, Tuesday 14 May 2024
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Date:Tuesday 14 May 2024
Time:14:00 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B789 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner
Owner/operator:United Airlines
Registration: N27957
MSN: 36409/334
Year of manufacture:2015
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:E of Singapore -   Singapore
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Singapore-Changi International Airport (SIN/WSSS)
Destination airport:San Francisco International Airport, CA (SFO/KSFO)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
United Airlines flight UA28, a Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, reported a no.1 (left) engine failure and returned to Singapore Airport.
A safe landing was made about 90 minutes after takeoff.
A post flight inspection revealed a hole in the left engine cowling and engine case.



Revision history:

15-May-2024 13:57 harro Added
15-May-2024 14:42 harro Updated [Other fatalities, Location]

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