Delta B764 near Atlanta on Jun 14th 2018, engine bleed issue, flap problem

Last Update: June 16, 2018 / 17:53:49 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 14, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-151

Destination
Lima, Perú

Aircraft Registration
N829MH

Aircraft Type
Boeing 767-400

ICAO Type Designator
B764

A Delta Airlines Boeing 767-400, registration N829MH performing flight DL-151 from Atlanta,GA (USA) to Lima (Peru), was enroute at FL310 about 200nm south of Atlanta when the crew decided to return to Atlanta due to a right engine (CF6) bleed problem. The aircraft was on final approach to Atlanta's runway 27R about 45 minutes after the decision to return when the crew initiated a go around from about 1500 feet due to a flap problem. The aircraft entered a hold at 4000 and 6000 feet for about 40 minutes, then landed safely on runway 27R at a higher than normal speed (about 170 knots over ground) about one hour after the go around. The crew reported after landing they were good and didn't need emergency services.

The occurrence aircraft returned to service after about 13 hours on the ground.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 14, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-151

Destination
Lima, Perú

Aircraft Registration
N829MH

Aircraft Type
Boeing 767-400

ICAO Type Designator
B764

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