Vueling A320 at Santiago de Compostela on Nov 7th 2021, engine failure

Last Update: November 11, 2021 / 21:07:29 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Nov 7, 2021

Classification
Incident

Airline
Vueling

Flight number
VY-7108

Aircraft Registration
EC-LVT

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

A Vueling Airbus A320-200, registration EC-LVT performing flight VY-7108 from Santiago de Compostela,SP (Spain) to London Gatwick,EN (UK), was climbing out of Santiago's runway 35 when the aircraft stopped the climb at about 7500 feet due to an engine (V2527) failure. The aircraft returned to Santiago de Compostela for a safe landing on runway 35 about 15 minutes after departure.

A replacement Airbus A320-200N registration EC-MZT reached London with a delay of about 2 hours.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground in Santiago de Compostela about 101 hours (4 days 5 hours) after landing back.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Nov 7, 2021

Classification
Incident

Airline
Vueling

Flight number
VY-7108

Aircraft Registration
EC-LVT

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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