Saudia A333 at Lahore on Dec 25th 2015, engine problem
Last Update: January 14, 2016 / 18:46:33 GMT/Zulu time
Local media suggest the engine problem may have been the result of a bird strike.
A replacement Wamos Boeing 747-400 registration EC-MDS was dispatched to Lahore and reached Riyadh the following morning with a delay of 12 hours.
The occurrence aircraft, leased in from Onur Air, is still on the ground (standing Jan 14th 2016), a replacement engine has arrived, the engine change is currently in progress.
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