GoAir A20N at Leh on Feb 24th 2018, engine problem

Last Update: February 24, 2018 / 22:42:17 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 24, 2018

Classification
Incident

Airline
GoAir

Flight number
G8-205

Departure
Leh, India

Destination
Jammu, India

Aircraft Registration
VT-WGB

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320-200N

ICAO Type Designator
A20N

A GoAir Airbus A320-200N, registration VT-WGB performing flight G8-205 from Leh to Jammu (India) with 112 people on board, was in the initial climb out of Leh when the crew received an abnormal indication for one of the engines (PW1127) and decided to return to Leh for a safe landing about 10 minutes after departure.

The airline reported a technical glitch prompted the return hinting an oil chip detector indication activated. The passengers were rebooked onto other flights or taken to hotels.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 24, 2018

Classification
Incident

Airline
GoAir

Flight number
G8-205

Departure
Leh, India

Destination
Jammu, India

Aircraft Registration
VT-WGB

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320-200N

ICAO Type Designator
A20N

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