Singapore B744 at Amsterdam on Jan 11th 2017, engine shut down in flight

Last Update: January 12, 2017 / 17:14:52 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 11, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
SQ-7359

Aircraft Registration
9V-SFP

Aircraft Type
Boeing 747-400

ICAO Type Designator
B744

A Singapore Airlines Cargo Boeing 747-400 freighter, registration 9V-SFP performing flight SQ-7359 from Amsterdam (Netherlands) to Sharjah (United Arab Emirates), was climbing out of Amsterdam's runway 24 when the crew stopped the climb at FL150 reporting they had shut their #1 engine (PW4056, outboard left) down as a precaution and were preparing to return to Amsterdam. The aircraft dumped fuel and landed safely back on Amsterdam's runway 27 about 70 minutes after departure.

The airline reported the #1 engine showed problem with the engine oil pressure and needs to be replaced.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 11, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
SQ-7359

Aircraft Registration
9V-SFP

Aircraft Type
Boeing 747-400

ICAO Type Designator
B744

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