Emirates A388 near Singapore on Jan 18th 2013, engine shut down in flight

Last Update: January 24, 2013 / 18:51:37 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 18, 2013

Classification
Incident

Flight number
EK-413

Aircraft Registration
A6-EDM

Aircraft Type
Airbus A380-800

ICAO Type Designator
A388

An Emirates Airlines Airbus A380-800, registration A6-EDM performing flight EK-413 (dep Jan 17th) from Sydney,NS (Australia) to Dubai (United Arab Emirates) with 506 people on board, was enroute near Singapore (Singapore) when the crew needed to shut the #1 engine (GP7270) down due to low oil pressure and decided to divert to Singapore for a safe automatic landing on runway 02C.

The aircraft was able to continue the flight after 25 hours on the ground and reached Dubai with a delay of 25.5 hours.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 18, 2013

Classification
Incident

Flight number
EK-413

Aircraft Registration
A6-EDM

Aircraft Type
Airbus A380-800

ICAO Type Designator
A388

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