Batik A333 near Kuala Namu on Aug 29th 2021, engine component problem

Last Update: August 30, 2021 / 11:01:39 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 29, 2021

Classification
Incident

Airline
Batik Air

Flight number
ID-6897

Aircraft Registration
PK-LEL

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-300

ICAO Type Designator
A333

A Batik Air Airbus A330-300, registration PK-LEL performing flight ID-6897 from Banda Aceh to Jakarta (Indonesia) with 271 passengers and 11 crew, was climbing out of Banda Aceh when the crew stopped the climb at FL250 and decided to divert to Kuala Namu for a safe landing about 25 minutes later.

The airline reported the crew received indication of a problem with one of the engine (Trent 772) components. A replacement aircraft took the passengers to Jakarta.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground in Kuala Namu about 30 hours after landing.

Indonesia's Ministry of Transport is looking into the incident.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 29, 2021

Classification
Incident

Airline
Batik Air

Flight number
ID-6897

Aircraft Registration
PK-LEL

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-300

ICAO Type Designator
A333

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