Delta A320 at Minneapolis on Jan 8th 2018, engine shut down in flight

Last Update: January 9, 2018 / 23:58:17 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 8, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-2894

Aircraft Registration
N362NW

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

A Delta Airlines Airbus A320-200, registration N362NW performing flight DL-2894 from Minneapolis,MN to Sioux Falls,SD (USA) with 125 people on board, was in the initial climb out of Minneapolis' runway 30L when the crew stopped the climb at about 7000 feet declaring emergency and reporting they had just lost the right hand engine (CFM56). The aircraft returned to Minneapolis for a safe landing on runway 30L about 20 minutes after departure. The crew requested emergency services to check the right hand side of the aircraft before taxiing to the apron.

A replacement A320-200 registration N336NW reached Sioux Falls with a delay of 2.5 hours.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 8, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-2894

Aircraft Registration
N362NW

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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