Zagros A320 at Ahwaz on Jun 8th 2018, engine shut down in flight

Last Update: June 8, 2018 / 19:41:50 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 8, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
ZI-4112

Departure
Ahwaz, Iran

Destination
Mashad, Iran

Aircraft Registration
EP-ZAV

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

A Zagros Airlines Airbus A320-200, registration EP-ZAV performing flight ZI-4112 from Ahwaz to Mashad (Iran), was in the initial climb out of Ahwaz's runway 30 when the right hand engine (CFM56) failed, ground observers reported streak of flames, prompting the crew to stop the climb, shut the engine down and return to Ahwaz for a safe landing on runway 30 about 25 minutes after departure.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground in Ahwaz about 26 hours after landing back.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 8, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
ZI-4112

Departure
Ahwaz, Iran

Destination
Mashad, Iran

Aircraft Registration
EP-ZAV

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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