Transavia B738 near Amsterdam on Jul 9th 2021, problems with electrical trim

Last Update: July 11, 2021 / 19:19:30 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 9, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
HV-6307

Destination
Beirut, Lebanon

Aircraft Registration
PH-HZJ

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

A Transavia Boeing 737-800, registration PH-HZJ performing flight HV-6307 from Amsterdam (Netherlands) to Beirut (Lebanon), was climbing through FL340 out of Amsterdam when the crew reported problems with the electrical trim and decided to return to Amsterdam requesting a slow descent at 500fpm. The aircraft entered a hold indicating they wanted to burn off fuel for about 90 minutes. The aircraft landed safely on Amsterdam's runway 27 about 2 hours after stopping the climb just above FL340.

A replacement Boeing 737-800 registration PH-HXC departed the next day with a delay of 24 hours.

The occurrence aircraft returned to service about 17 hours after landing.
Aircraft Registration Data
Registration mark
PH-HZJ
Country of Registration
Netherlands
Date of Registration
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Airworthyness Category
Legal Basis
Manufacturer
The Boeing Company
Aircraft Model / Type
737-800
ICAO Aircraft Type
B738
Year of Manufacture
Serial Number
Aircraft Address / Mode S Code (HEX)
Maximum Take off Mass (MTOM) [kg]
Engine Count
Engine
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Engine Type
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 9, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
HV-6307

Destination
Beirut, Lebanon

Aircraft Registration
PH-HZJ

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

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