Delta A339 at Amsterdam on May 16th 2021, engine shut down in flight

Last Update: May 16, 2021 / 22:15:13 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 16, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-142

Aircraft Registration
N403DX

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-900

ICAO Type Designator
A339

A Delta Airlines Airbus A330-900N, registration N403DX performing flight DL-142 from Seattle,WA (USA) to Amsterdam (Netherlands), was descending through about 8000 feet towards Amsterdam when the crew declared emergency reporting the left hand engine (Trent 7000) had failed and was shut down. The aircraft continued for a safe landing on runway 18R about 20 minutes later.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground in Amsterdam about 15.5 hours after landing.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 16, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-142

Aircraft Registration
N403DX

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-900

ICAO Type Designator
A339

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