Singapore B773 at Sydney on Sep 2nd 2017, cargo door not secured

Last Update: September 6, 2017 / 21:13:31 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Sep 2, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
SQ-212

Aircraft Registration
9V-SYF

Aircraft Type
Boeing 777-300

ICAO Type Designator
B773

A Singapore Airlines Boeing 777-300, registration 9V-SYF performing flight SQ-212 from Sydney,NS (Australia) to Singapore (Singapore), was climbing out of Sydney's runway 34L when the crew requested and was approved to stop the climb at 3000 feet, subsequently reported they had received an EICAS message for a cargo door not being secured. The aircraft dumped fuel off the coast and returned to Sydney for a safe landing on runway 34L about one hour after departure.

The aircraft remained on the ground for about 105 minutes, then departed again and reached Singapore with a delay of about 3 hours.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Sep 2, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
SQ-212

Aircraft Registration
9V-SYF

Aircraft Type
Boeing 777-300

ICAO Type Designator
B773

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