Alliance F100 near Melbourne on Jul 1st 2022, engine shut down in flight

Last Update: July 2, 2022 / 10:40:14 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 1, 2022

Classification
Incident

Flight number
QQ-557

Aircraft Registration
VH-UQB

Aircraft Type
Fokker 100

ICAO Type Designator
F100

An Alliance Airlines Fokker 100, registration VH-UQB performing flight QQ-557 from Perth,WA to Melbourne,VI (Australia), was enroute at FL320 about 240nm west of Melbourne when the aircraft experienced vibrations. The crew subsequently descended the aircraft to FL170 and continued to Melbourne for a safe landing about 50 minutes after the vibrations.

Passengers reported there were vibrations, that stopped. The aircraft descended, the captain announced the left hand engine (Tay 650) had failed.

The aircraft was carrying the Australian Rules Football Team West Coast Eagles to their next match in Melbourne.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground in Melbourne about 24 hours after landing.
Aircraft Registration Data
Registration mark
VH-UQB
Country of Registration
Australia
Date of Registration
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Airworthyness Category
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TCDS Ident. No.
Manufacturer
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Aircraft Model / Type
F28MK0100
ICAO Aircraft Type
F28
Year of Manufacture
Serial Number
Maximum Take off Mass (MTOM) [kg]
Engine Count
Engine
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Main Owner
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Main Operator
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 1, 2022

Classification
Incident

Flight number
QQ-557

Aircraft Registration
VH-UQB

Aircraft Type
Fokker 100

ICAO Type Designator
F100

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