British Airways A321 at Baku on Apr 10th 2015, engine shut down in flight

Last Update: April 12, 2015 / 13:22:23 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 10, 2015

Classification
Incident

Flight number
BA-144

Aircraft Registration
G-MEDN

Aircraft Type
Airbus A321

ICAO Type Designator
A321

A British Airways Airbus A321-200, registration G-MEDN performing flight BA-144 from Baku (Azerbaijan) to London Heathrow,EN (UK) with 92 people on board, was climbing out of Baku's runway 34 when the crew stopped the climb at about 4700 feet, shut an engine (V2533) down, descended to 3000 feet and returned to Baku for a safe landing on runway 34 about 15 minutes after departure.

The flight was cancelled.

The airport reported the crew reported an engine fire indication.

The airline reported a suspected technical problem with one of the engines.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 10, 2015

Classification
Incident

Flight number
BA-144

Aircraft Registration
G-MEDN

Aircraft Type
Airbus A321

ICAO Type Designator
A321

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