Transavia B738 near Paris on Jul 28th 2022, electrical problem

Last Update: August 7, 2022 / 15:37:02 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 28, 2022

Classification
Incident

Flight number
TO-7606

Destination
Porto, Portugal

Aircraft Registration
F-HUYI

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

A Transavia Boeing 737-800, registration F-HUYI performing flight TO-7606 from Paris Orly (France) to Porto (Portugal), was enroute at FL370 over the Bay of Biscay about 370nm southwest of Paris when the crew decided to return to Orly due to a fault on AC BUS #2. The aircraft descended to FL360 for the way back and landed safely back on Orly's runway 06 about 110 minutes after departure.

The aircraft had joined Transavia's fleet on Jul 12th 2022 and was on its first revenue flight for Transavia.

The aircraft remained on the ground in Paris for about 70 hours then entered service on Jul 31st 2022. On Aug 4th 2022 the aircraft suffered the same problem again while returning from Perpignan (France) to Orly as flight TO-7039 and is on the ground in Orly since (for about 68 hours).
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 28, 2022

Classification
Incident

Flight number
TO-7606

Destination
Porto, Portugal

Aircraft Registration
F-HUYI

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

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