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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 267978
Last updated: 16 October 2021
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Date:09-AUG-2021
Time:10:25 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B737 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-75C (WL)
Owner/operator:SkyUp
Registration: UR-SQE
MSN: 30034/1275
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Category:Incident
Location:Batumi-Alexander Kartveli International Airport (BUS/UGSB) -   Georgia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Batumi-Alexander Kartveli International Airport (BUS/UGSB)
Destination airport:Kiev-Borispol Airport (KBP/UKBB)
Investigating agency: NBAAI Ukraine
Narrative:
SkyUp flight PQ422, a Boeing 737-75C, aborted the takeoff from runway 31 at Batumi Airport. At a speed of 40 knots during the takeoff roll the captain heard sounds similar to an engine failure or a burst tire. This lasted for several seconds, as a result of which the captain aborted the takeoff.
After a visual inspecting of the aircraft, permission was granted to taxi back to the apron.
A baroscopic inspection revealed damage to the compressor blades of the no.2 (right) engine, starting from the fourth stage.

Sources:

http://nbaai.gov.ua/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/08.-aug21.pdf
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/ur-sqe#28b24dcf


Images:

Photo of UR-SQE courtesy AirHistory.net


Maastricht / Aachen (EHBK / MST)
4 August 2021; (c) Danny Grew

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Sep-2021 09:26 harro Added
23-Sep-2021 09:29 harro Updated [Location, Country, Departure airport]

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