Delta B752 near Portland on Aug 17th 2019, engine problem

Last Update: August 19, 2019 / 21:31:16 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 17, 2019

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-122

Aircraft Registration
N712TW

Aircraft Type
Boeing 757-200

ICAO Type Designator
B752

A Delta Airlines Boeing 757-200, registration N712TW performing flight DL-122 from Boston,MA (USA) to Edinburgh,SC (UK) with 153 people on board, was climbing through about FL270 out of Boston when the right hand engine (PW2040) suffered compressor stalls prompting the crew to stop the climb and divert to Portland,ME (USA) for a safe landing on runway 11 about 25 minutes later.

A replacement Boeing 757-200 registration N717TW reached Edinburgh with a delay of about 15 hours.

The occurrence aircraft remained on the ground for about 28 hours, then positioned to Atlanta.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 17, 2019

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-122

Aircraft Registration
N712TW

Aircraft Type
Boeing 757-200

ICAO Type Designator
B752

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