Sriwijaya B738 at Makassar on Jan 8th 2021, engine problem

Last Update: January 9, 2021 / 15:14:51 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 8, 2021

Classification
Incident

Airline
Sriwijaya

Flight number
SJ-591

Aircraft Registration
PK-CRI

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

A Sriwijaya Boeing 737-800, registration PK-CRI performing flight SJ-591 from Makassar to Jakarta (Indonesia), was climbing through about 17,000 feet out of Makassar's (aka Ujung Pandang's) runway 21 when the crew stopped the climb due to a problem with one of the engines (CFM56). The aircraft entered a hold at 4000 feet and returned to Makassar for a safe landing on runway 03 about 45 minutes after departure.

A replacement Boeing 737-800 registration PK-CRE reached Jakarta with a delay of 4:15 hours.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground in Makassar about 28 hours after landing back.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 8, 2021

Classification
Incident

Airline
Sriwijaya

Flight number
SJ-591

Aircraft Registration
PK-CRI

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

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