American A321 at Tampa on Jun 16th 2019, cabin did not pressurize

Last Update: June 17, 2019 / 21:07:00 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 16, 2019

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AA-2270

Aircraft Registration
N986AN

Aircraft Type
Airbus A321

ICAO Type Designator
A321

An American Airlines Airbus A321-200, registration N986AN performing flight AA-2270 from Tampa,FL (USA) to Dallas Ft. Worth,TX (USA), was climbing out of Tampa when the crew stopped the climb at about 9000 feet MSL due to problems with the cabin pressure and decided to divert to Fort Myers,FL and burned off fuel. The aircraft landed safely in Fort Myers about 55 minutes after departure.

The flight was cancelled.

The FAA reported erroneously the aircraft involved was N929AA and stated: "EMERGENCY LANDING DUE TO PRESSURIZATION ISSUE". The hightest level of injury as well as damage to the aircraft is unknown.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 16, 2019

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AA-2270

Aircraft Registration
N986AN

Aircraft Type
Airbus A321

ICAO Type Designator
A321

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