Corsair A332 near Perpignan on Jul 23rd 2018, engine problem

Last Update: July 25, 2018 / 22:32:33 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 23, 2018

Classification
Incident

Airline
Corsair

Flight number
SS-984

Destination
Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire)

Aircraft Registration
F-HBIL

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-200

ICAO Type Designator
A332

A Corsair Airbus A330-200, registration F-HBIL performing flight SS-984 from Paris Orly (France) to Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire), was enroute at FL370 over Perpignan (France) when the crew decided to return to Paris following a discussion with maintenance. The crew advised ATC they had had a right hand engine (Trent 772) EGT overtemperature indication with all other parameters remaining normal. The aircraft descended to FL200, dumped fuel and landed safely back on Orly's runway 06 about 2 hours after departure.

The airline advised the flight was postponed to the next day.

A replacement A330-300 registration F-HSKY reached Abidjan with a delay of 18 hours.

The occurrence aircraft returned to service 24 hours after landing back.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 23, 2018

Classification
Incident

Airline
Corsair

Flight number
SS-984

Destination
Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire)

Aircraft Registration
F-HBIL

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-200

ICAO Type Designator
A332

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