Allegiant MD83 near Knoxville on May 7th 2015, engine shut down in flight

Last Update: May 7, 2015 / 23:49:44 GMT/Zulu time

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May 7, 2015


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An Allegiant McDonnell Douglas MD-83, flight G4-680 from Orlando Sanford,FL to Moline,IL (USA) with 137 people on board, was enroute at FL320 about 130nm south of Knoxville,TN (USA) when the crew reported they needed to shut the left hand engine down due to low oil pressure. The aircraft landed safely on Knoxville's runway 05L about 35 minutes later.

The airline reported a replacement aircraft has been dispatched to Knoxville.
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Date of incident
May 7, 2015


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