Delta A319 at Mexico City on Nov 26th 2018, engine problem

Last Update: November 29, 2018 / 23:13:18 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Nov 26, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-603

Aircraft Registration
N301NB

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

A Delta Airlines Airbus A319-100, registration N301NB performing flight DL-603 from Mexico City (Mexico) to Salt Lake City,UT (USA), was climbing out of Mexico City's runway 23R when the crew reported a problem with one of the engines (CFM56) and requested to enter a hold to work the checklists. The aircraft levelled off at 12,000 feet and entered a hold. The crew subsequently decided to return to Mexico City for a safe landing on runway 23L about 30 minutes after departure.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground in Mexico City about 72 hours after landing back, the engine is being replaced.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Nov 26, 2018

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-603

Aircraft Registration
N301NB

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

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