THY A321 at Tunis on Jul 20th 2021, engine malfunction

Last Update: July 21, 2021 / 11:38:07 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 20, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
TK-664

Destination
Istanbul, Turkey

Aircraft Registration
TC-JSS

Aircraft Type
Airbus A321

ICAO Type Designator
A321

A THY Turkish Airlines Airbus A321-200, registration TC-JSS performing flight TK-664 from Tunis (Tunisia) to Istanbul (Turkey), was climbing out of Tunis' runway 01 when one of the engines (V2533) malfunctioned prompting the crew to stop the climb at 3000 feet and return to Tunis for a safe landing on runway 01 about 15 minutes after departure.

The flight was cancelled. The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground in Tunis about 19 hours after landing back.

A ground observer reported one of the engines made strange and huge noises as the aircraft passed over him.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 20, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
TK-664

Destination
Istanbul, Turkey

Aircraft Registration
TC-JSS

Aircraft Type
Airbus A321

ICAO Type Designator
A321

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