Lufthansa A320 at Belgrade on Oct 20th 2019, engine problem

Last Update: October 20, 2019 / 21:05:01 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Oct 20, 2019

Classification
Incident

Airline
Lufthansa

Flight number
LH-1723

Destination
Munich, Germany

Aircraft Registration
D-AIPC

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

A Lufthansa Airbus A320-200, registration D-AIPC performing flight LH-1723 from Belgrade (Serbia) to Munich (Germany), was climbing out of Belgrade's runway 30 when the crew stopped the climb at FL180 and decided to return to Belgrade due to a problem with one of the engines (CFM56). The aircraft landed safely on Belgrade's runway 12 about 23 minutes after departure.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground about 9 hours later.

A ground observer reported the aircraft was climbing out of runway 30 when one of the engine changed to a loud growling sound. The aircraft continued the climb but later returned to Belgrade.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Oct 20, 2019

Classification
Incident

Airline
Lufthansa

Flight number
LH-1723

Destination
Munich, Germany

Aircraft Registration
D-AIPC

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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