American B772 over Atlantic on Nov 29th 2018, engine shut down in flight

Last Update: November 29, 2018 / 20:32:26 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Nov 29, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AA-63

Aircraft Registration
N751AN

Aircraft Type
Boeing 777-200

ICAO Type Designator
B772

An American Airlines Boeing 777-200, registration N751AN performing flight AA-63 from Paris Charles de Gaulle (France) to Miami,FL (USA) with 206 passengers and 13 crew, was enroute at FL350 over the Atlantic Ocean about 650nm westnorthwest of Shannon (Ireland) when the crew declared emergency reporting they had shut down the right hand engine (Trent 892). The aircraft drifted down to FL210, the crew decided to turn around and divert to Shannon, where the aircraft landed safely on runway 24 about 100 minutes later. The crew requested emergency services to inspect the right hand engine for any leaks, emergency crews reported seeing no leaks.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Nov 29, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AA-63

Aircraft Registration
N751AN

Aircraft Type
Boeing 777-200

ICAO Type Designator
B772

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