American A332 near Santiago de Compostela on Feb 29th 2020, electrical problems

Last Update: March 1, 2020 / 21:59:23 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 29, 2020

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AA-741

Departure
Madrid, Spain

Aircraft Registration
N293AY

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-200

ICAO Type Designator
A332

An American Airlines Airbus A330-200, registration N293AY performing flight AA-741 from Madrid,SP (Spain) to Philadelphia,PA (USA), was enroute at FL350 about 45nm northwest of Santiago de Compostela,SP (Spain) when the crew decided to divert to Santiago de Compostela reported an electrical problem. The aircraft landed safely on Santiago's runway 17 about 15 minutes after leaving FL350.

The passengers were bussed back to Madrid.

The aircraft remained on the ground in Santiago de Compostela for about 20 hours, then positioned to Madrid as flight AA-9201. The aircraft departed Madrid for Philadelphia as flight AA-9200 about 25 hours after the first departure to Philadelphia on Feb 29th.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 29, 2020

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AA-741

Departure
Madrid, Spain

Aircraft Registration
N293AY

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-200

ICAO Type Designator
A332

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