American A332 at Munich on Mar 22nd 2019, pack problem

Last Update: March 23, 2019 / 22:55:50 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 22, 2019

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AA-717

Aircraft Registration
N293AY

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-200

ICAO Type Designator
A332

An American Airlines Airbus A330-200, registration N293AY performing flight AA-717 from Munich (Germany) to Philadelphia,PA (USA) with 237 people on board, was climbing out of Munich's runway 08L when the crew stopped the climb at 5000 feet reporting one of their air conditioning packs was inoperative preventing them to fly to the USA and they were returning to Munich for an overweight landing. The aircraft landed overweight but safely on runway 08L about 20 minutes after departure.

The flight was cancelled.

The occurrence aircraft remained on the ground in Munich for about 19 hours, then departed for a positioning flight AA-9204 to Philadelphia.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 22, 2019

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AA-717

Aircraft Registration
N293AY

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-200

ICAO Type Designator
A332

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