Hong Kong A332 near Taipei on Jul 17th 2016, engine shut down in flight

Last Update: July 19, 2016 / 17:12:08 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 17, 2016

Classification
Incident

Flight number
HX-252

Destination
Taipei, Taiwan

Aircraft Registration
B-LNE

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-200

ICAO Type Designator
A332

A Hong Kong Airlines Airbus A330-200, registration B-LNE performing flight HX-252 from Hong Kong (China) to Taipei (Taiwan) with 257 passengers and 13 crew, was enroute at FL370 about 160nm southwest of Taipei when the crew reported the failure of the #1 engine (PW-4168), drifted the aircraft down and continued to Taipei for a safe landing on runway 23L about 35 minutes later.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 17, 2016

Classification
Incident

Flight number
HX-252

Destination
Taipei, Taiwan

Aircraft Registration
B-LNE

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-200

ICAO Type Designator
A332

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