American A319 at Mexico City on Jun 14th 2021, engine shut down in flight

Last Update: June 18, 2021 / 16:30:58 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 14, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AA-1498

Aircraft Registration
N740UW

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

An American Airlines Airbus A319-100, registration N740UW performing flight AA-1498 from Mexico City (Mexico) to Miami,FL (USA), was climbing out of Mexico's runway 05L when the crew stopped the climb at about 12000 feet reporting the had an engine (CFM56) failure and had shut it down. The aircraft returned to Mexico City for a safe landing on runway 05R about 25 minutes after departure.

A replacement A319-100 registration N9004F reached Miami with a delay of about 8 hours.

The occurrence aircraft returned to service about 55 hours after landing back.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 14, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AA-1498

Aircraft Registration
N740UW

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

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