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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 141930
Last updated: 25 November 2021
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Date:17-JAN-2012
Time:21:20 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A332 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-243
Owner/operator:Etihad Airways
Registration: A6-EYL
MSN: 809
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 168
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Near Tribhuvan International Airport - VNKT, Kathmandu -   Nepal
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:VNKT
Destination airport:OMAA
Narrative:
At take off from Tribhuvan International Airport - VNKT, an engine of the airplane failed just after gear retraction. The crew decided to return to Tribhuvan International Airport and made an emergency landing.
All 168 passengers and the crew remained safe.
The airplane operated flight EY293 to Abu Dhabi.

Sources:

http://admin.myrepublica.com/portal/index.php?action=news_details&news_id=40933


Images:

Photo of A6-EYL courtesy AirHistory.net


Düsseldorf - International (EDDL / DUS)
20 July 2018; (c) Ralf Winter

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Jan-2012 00:53 Alpine Flight Added
18-Jan-2012 06:49 Penu Updated [Operator]
18-Jan-2012 11:24 andrasz Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
18-Jan-2012 11:31 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total occupants, Narrative]
22-Jan-2012 08:09 Anon. Updated [Phase, Narrative]

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