Delta B752 near Salt Lake City on Feb 22nd 2021, engine failure

Last Update: February 24, 2021 / 09:18:40 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 22, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-2123

Aircraft Registration
N819DX

Aircraft Type
Boeing 757-200

ICAO Type Designator
B752

A Delta Airlines Boeing 757-200, registration N819DX performing flight DL-2123 from Atlanta,GA to Seattle,WA (USA) with 128 people on board, was enroute at FL380 about 110nm northeast of Salt Lake City,UT (USA) when the crew reported a left hand engine (PW2037) failure and decided to divert to Salt Lake City. The aircraft landed safely on runway 16L, emergency services reported the engine looked okay. The aircraft taxied to the apron.

A replacement Boeing 757-200 registration N685DA reached Seattle with a delay of about 5:45 hours.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground in Salt Lake City about 13 hours after landing.

The airline reported the crew diverted to Salt Lake City out of abundance of caution following an indicator warning of a possible engine problem.

On Feb 24th 2021 the FAA reported the Boeing 757-200 experienced a left hand engine issue and diverted to Salt Lake City. The FAA have opened an investigation into the occurrence rated an incident.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 22, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-2123

Aircraft Registration
N819DX

Aircraft Type
Boeing 757-200

ICAO Type Designator
B752

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