United A320 at Toronto on Mar 23rd 2019, loss of engine control

Last Update: April 2, 2019 / 21:21:45 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 23, 2019

Classification
Incident

Airline
United

Flight number
UA-1799

Aircraft Registration
N492UA

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

A United Airbus A320-200, registration N492UA performing flight UA-1799 from Toronto,ON (Canada) to Denver,CO (USA) with 71 passengers and 5 crew, was in the initial climb out of Toronto's runway 33R when the crew was unable to control the thrust on the left hand engine (V2527). The crew worked the related checklists, shut the engine down and returned to Toronto for a safe landing on runway 33R about 14 minutes after departure.

The Canadian TSB reported maintenance replaced the fuel metering unit and the electronic engine control.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 23, 2019

Classification
Incident

Airline
United

Flight number
UA-1799

Aircraft Registration
N492UA

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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