Finnair A320 near Helsinki on Jul 28th 2018, generator failure

Last Update: July 29, 2018 / 20:26:17 GMT/Zulu time

Bookmark this article
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 28, 2018

Classification
Incident

Airline
Finnair

Flight number
AY-1471

Destination
Vienna, Austria

Aircraft Registration
OH-LXM

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

A Finnair Airbus A320-200, registration OH-LXM performing flight AY-1471 from Helsinki (Finland) to Vienna (Austria), was enroute at FL380 about 130nm south of Helsinki when the crew decided to return to Helsinki due to the failure of the left hand generator (engine CFM56). The aircraft landed safely back in Helsinki about 30 minutes later.

A replacement A319-100 registration OH-LVI reached Vienna with a delay of 3:40 hours.

The occurrence aircraft returned to service 36 hours after landing back.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 28, 2018

Classification
Incident

Airline
Finnair

Flight number
AY-1471

Destination
Vienna, Austria

Aircraft Registration
OH-LXM

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

This article is published under license from Avherald.com. © of text by Avherald.com.
Article source

You can read 4 more free articles without a subscription.

Subscribe now and continue reading without any limits!

Are you a subscriber?
Login
Subscribe

Read unlimited articles and receive our daily update briefing. Gain better insights into what is happening in commercial aviation safety.

Free newsletter

Want to know more and stay ahead? Get our free weekly newsletter and join 4944 existing subscribers.

By subscribing, you accept our terms and conditions and confirm that you've read our privacy policy.

Send tip

Support AeroInside by sending a small tip amount.

Related articles

Newest articles

Subscribe today

Are you researching aviation incidents? Get access to AeroInside Insights, unlimited read access and receive the daily newsletter.

Pick your plan and subscribe

Partner

Blockaviation logo

A new way to document and demonstrate airworthiness compliance and aircraft value. Find out more.

Virtual Speech logo

ELITE Simulation Solutions is a leading global provider of Flight Simulation Training Devices, IFR training software as well as flight controls and related services. Find out more.

Get updates

Never miss an article from AeroInside. Subscribe to our free weekly newsletter and join 4944 existing subscribers.

By subscribing, you accept our terms and conditions and that you've read our privacy policy.

AeroInside Blog
Popular aircraft
Airbus A320
Boeing 737-800
Boeing 737-800 MAX
Popular airlines
American Airlines
United
Delta
Air Canada
Lufthansa
British Airways