Azul E195 at Sao Paulo on Apr 16th 2021, WOW failure

Last Update: April 20, 2021 / 20:27:25 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 16, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AD-4212

Aircraft Registration
PR-AYV

Aircraft Type
Embraer ERJ-195

ICAO Type Designator
E195

An Azul Linhas Aereas Embraer ERJ-195, registration PR-AYV performing flight AD-4212 from Sao Paulo Viracopos,SP to Belo Horizonte,MG (Brazil) with 94 passengers and 5 crew, was in the initial climb out of Viracopos' runway 15 when the crew stopped the climb at FL070 due to a message "LG WOW SYS FAIL", worked the related checklists and returned to Viracopos for a safe landing on runway 15 about 15 minutes after departure.

Brazil's CENIPA rated the occurrence an incident.

A replacement ERJ-195 registration PR-AUF reached Belo Horizonte with a delay of about 90 minutes.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 16, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AD-4212

Aircraft Registration
PR-AYV

Aircraft Type
Embraer ERJ-195

ICAO Type Designator
E195

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