Ryanair B738 near Dublin on Nov 25th 2014, loss of instrument power

Last Update: November 25, 2014 / 21:05:39 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Nov 25, 2014

Classification
Incident

Airline
Ryanair

Flight number
FR-5772

Aircraft Registration
EI-DCP

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

A Ryanair Boeing 737-800, registration EI-DCP performing flight FR-5772 from Dublin (Ireland) to Glasgow,SC (UK), was climbing out of Dublin when the crew stopped the climb at about FL225 reporting they had lost instrument power on the left hand panel and were able to only use autopilot B. The crew decided to return to Dublin, that had low visibility procedures in effect with ATC reporting Category III approach conditions prevailing, entered a hold to work the procedures and landed safely on runway 28 about 50 minutes after departure.

A replacement Boeing 737-800 registration EI-FEF reached Glasgow with a delay of 2 hours.

The airline reported a warning light indicated a possible minor technical issue.

Metars:
EIDW 251000Z 06002KT 5000 BR FEW006 BKN009 BKN090 07/07 Q1023 NOSIG
EIDW 250930Z VRB02KT 5000 BR FEW003 SCT009 BKN011 07/07 Q1023 NOSIG
EIDW 250900Z VRB03KT 3000 BCFG FEW001 SCT017 BKN042 06/06 Q1023 BECMG 5000
EIDW 250830Z 36001KT 2500 R16/1300U R28/2000U R10/2000U BCFG FEW003 BKN011 BKN038 06/05 Q1023 TEMPO 0700
EIDW 250800Z 00000KT 0800 R16/0600N R28/2000N R10/0650V0800D BCFG FEW004 BKN011 BKN035 06/06 Q1023 TEMPO 0700
EIDW 250730Z 36001KT 1500 R16/0650V0800N R28/2000N R10/2000N BR FEW002 BKN010 BKN018 06/06 Q1023 NOSIG
EIDW 250700Z 04002KT 0800 R16/0800N R28/2000N R10/2000D BCFG SCT002 BKN018 BKN022 07/06 Q1023 BECMG 1500
EIDW 250630Z VRB02KT 8000 BR FEW002 BKN018 BKN022 07/07 Q1023 TEMPO 3000 BKN005
EIDW 250600Z VRB03KT 8000 BR FEW002 BKN018 BKN080 07/07 Q1023 TEMPO 3000 BKN005
EIDW 250530Z 00000KT 9999 FEW004 BKN018 BKN080 07/07 Q1023 NOSIG
EIDW 250500Z 00000KT 8000 FEW004 BKN018 BKN080 07/07 Q1023 NOSIG
Aircraft Registration Data
Registration mark
EI-DCP
Country of Registration
Ireland
Date of Registration
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Manufacturer
THE BOEING COMPANY
Aircraft Model / Type
BOEING 737-8AS
ICAO Aircraft Type
B738
Year of Manufacture
Serial Number
Maximum Take off Mass (MTOM) [kg]
Engine Count
Engine
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Main Owner
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Nov 25, 2014

Classification
Incident

Airline
Ryanair

Flight number
FR-5772

Aircraft Registration
EI-DCP

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

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