Fedex A312 near Hartford on May 31st 2012, engine shut down in flight

Last Update: June 1, 2012 / 15:14:15 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 31, 2012

Airline
Fedex

Flight number
FX-1435

Aircraft Registration
N455FE

A Federal Express Airbus A310-200 freighter, registration N455FE performing flight FX-1435 from Memphis,TN to Hartford,CT (USA) with 4 crew, was descending towards Hartford when the crew needed to shut an engine (JT9D) down due to a fuel supply issue. The aircraft continued for a safe landing on Hartford's runway 24 about 20 minutes later and taxied to the apron.

The airport reported the engine was shut down after a fuel line became blocked.
Aircraft Registration Data
Registration mark
N455FE
Country of Registration
United States
Date of Registration
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Manufacturer
AIRBUS INDUSTRIE
Aircraft Model / Type
A310-222
Number of Seats
Serial Number
Aircraft Address / Mode S Code (HEX)
Engine Type
Main Owner
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 31, 2012

Airline
Fedex

Flight number
FX-1435

Aircraft Registration
N455FE

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