Arabia A320 near Ahmedabad on Jun 6th 2022, engine shut down in flight

Last Update: June 18, 2022 / 14:04:41 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 6, 2022

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Arabia

Flight number
3L-62

Aircraft Registration
A6-AOT

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

An Air Arabia Airbus A320-200, registration A6-AOT performing flight 3L-62 from Chittagong (Bangladesh) to Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates), was enroute at FL360 about 90nm west of Ahmedabad (India) when the crew received indication the #1 engine (CFM56) had stalled. The crew shut the engine down and diverted to Ahmedabad for a safe landing on runway 23 about 35 minutes later.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground in Ahmedabad about 20.5 hours after landing.

India's DGCA have opened an investigation.

On Jun 18th 2022 India's DGCA reported the crew received ENG # 1 STALL and FAIL messages on their ECAM, shut the engine down and diverted to Ahmedabad. The occurrence was rated a serious incident and is being investigated.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 6, 2022

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Arabia

Flight number
3L-62

Aircraft Registration
A6-AOT

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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