TAP A339 near Lisbon on Jun 17th 2022, engine problem

Last Update: June 19, 2022 / 22:20:38 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 17, 2022

Classification
Incident

Flight number
TP-277

Destination
Cancun, Mexico

Aircraft Registration
CS-TUR

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-900

ICAO Type Designator
A339

A TAP Air Portugal Airbus A330-900, registration CS-TUR performing flight TP-277 from Lisbon (Portugal) to Cancun (Mexico), was climbing through FL310 out of Lisbon when the crew stopped the climb and drifted down to FL190 due to a left engine problem (Trent 7000). The aircraft turned around to return to Lisbon for a safe landing on runway 21 about 65 minutes after stopping the climb.

A replacement Airbus A330-900 registration CS-TUA reached Cancun with a delay of about 7 hours.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground in Lisbon about 58 hours after landing back.

The airline reported the aircraft returned to Lisbon due to a technical malfunction in one of the engines.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 17, 2022

Classification
Incident

Flight number
TP-277

Destination
Cancun, Mexico

Aircraft Registration
CS-TUR

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-900

ICAO Type Designator
A339

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