Austrian F70 near Salzburg on Sep 2nd 2015, problem with weather radar

Last Update: September 2, 2015 / 19:50:11 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Sep 2, 2015

Classification
Incident

Flight number
OS-577

Aircraft Registration
OE-LFI

Aircraft Type
Fokker 70

ICAO Type Designator
F70

An Austrian Airlines Fokker 70, registration OE-LFI performing flight OS-577 from Vienna (Austria) to Geneva (Switzerland), was enroute at FL340 about 15nm northwest of Salzburg (Austria) when the crew decided to return to Vienna telling Munich Radar that they had a problem with the weather radar, subsequently advising Vienna Radar that they returned to Vienna for a technical problem and didn't need assistance. The aircraft landed safely back on Vienna's runway 29 about one hour after departure.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Sep 2, 2015

Classification
Incident

Flight number
OS-577

Aircraft Registration
OE-LFI

Aircraft Type
Fokker 70

ICAO Type Designator
F70

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