American A321 at Charlotte on Apr 8th 2021, rejected takeoff due to engine overheat

Last Update: April 11, 2021 / 19:02:09 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 8, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AA-778

Aircraft Registration
N551UW

Aircraft Type
Airbus A321

ICAO Type Designator
A321

An American Airlines Airbus A321-200, registration N551UW performing flight AA-778 from Charlotte,NC to Phoenix,AZ (USA), was accelerating for takeoff from Charlotte's runway 18C when the crew rejected takeoff and vacated the runway about 900 meters/3000 feet down the runway. The crew advised the reason for their rejected takeoff was an engine (V2533) overheat. The aircraft returned to the apron.

A replacement A321-200 registration N161UW reached Phoenix with a delay of 2.5 hours.

The occurrence aircraft returned to service about 45 hours after the rejected takeoff.

On Apr 11th 2021 The Aviation Herad received information the crew received a right hand engine fire loop B indication.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 8, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AA-778

Aircraft Registration
N551UW

Aircraft Type
Airbus A321

ICAO Type Designator
A321

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