Thursday, February 28, 2019

Vietnam Airlines, Airbus A321-272N: Incident occurred February 06, 2019 in Lahore, Pakistan

NTSB Identification: ENG19WA012
Nonscheduled 14 CFR Non-U.S., Commercial
Incident occurred Wednesday, February 06, 2019 in Lahore, Pakistan
Aircraft: AIRBUS A321, registration:
Injuries: Unavailable

The foreign authority was the source of this information.

On February 2, 2019, a Vietnam Airlines A321-272N Neo, powered by two P&W PW1130G-JM geared fan engines experienced an No. 2 (right ) engine failure while in cruise. It was reported that a stall warning was detected followed by high vibration and an exhaust gas temperature overlimit warning. The flight crew diverted the flight and landed safely in Lahore, Pakistan. Ground inspection of the effected engine found damage to the low pressure turbine stage 3 blades.

The Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority is conducting an investigation and the National Transportation Safety Board is participating an Accredited Representative for the State of Manufacturer of the engines.

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