Delta B739 at Aruba on Mar 19th 2024, engine problem

Last Update: March 20, 2024 / 20:06:50 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 19, 2024

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-581

Departure
Aruba, Aruba

Aircraft Registration
N805DN

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-900

ICAO Type Designator
B739

A Delta Airlines Boeing 737-900, registration N805DN performing flight DL-581 from Aruba (Aruba) to Atlanta,GA (USA) with 168 passengers and 6 crew, was climbing out of Aruba's runway 11 when the crew levelled off at 3000 feet advising they needed to check some indications. Tower had already initiated a runway inspection and advised the crew it appeared they had an engine (CFM56) failure on departure. The crew decided to return to Aruba for a safe landing on runway 11 about 50 minutes after departure.

Passengers reported the captain announced they had a left hand engine fire indication, the situation was under control. After landing they were told a large bird had been ingested into the engine.

The flight was cancelled.

The aircraft is still on the ground in Aruba about 23 hours after landing back.
Aircraft Registration Data
Registration mark
N805DN
Country of Registration
United States
Date of Registration
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Manufacturer
BOEING
Aircraft Model / Type
737-932ER
Number of Seats
ICAO Aircraft Type
B739
Year of Manufacture
Serial Number
Aircraft Address / Mode S Code (HEX)
Engine Count
Engine Manufacturer
Engine Model
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Engine Type
Pounds of Thrust
Main Owner
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 19, 2024

Classification
Incident

Flight number
DL-581

Departure
Aruba, Aruba

Aircraft Registration
N805DN

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-900

ICAO Type Designator
B739

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