TAP A343 at Lisbon on Feb 14th 2017, engine shut down in flight

Last Update: February 14, 2017 / 21:16:45 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 14, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
TP-89

Aircraft Registration
CS-TOC

Aircraft Type
Airbus A340-300

ICAO Type Designator
A343

A TAP Portugal Airbus A340-300, registration CS-TOC performing flight TP-89 from Lisbon (Portugal) to Sao Paulo Guarulhos,SP (Brazil) with 177 passengers and 11 crew, was climbing out of Lisbon's runway 21 when the crew requested to stop the climb at FL100 reporting an engine (CFM56) fault, subsequently advising engine #4 (outboard right hand) had been shut down. The aircraft entered a hold at FL060 to dump fuel and to perform the calculations for landing. The aircraft landed safely back on Lisbon's runway 21 about 80 minutes after departure.

A replacement A340-300 registration CS-TOB is estimated to reach Sao Paulo with a delay of 8.5 hours.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 14, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
TP-89

Aircraft Registration
CS-TOC

Aircraft Type
Airbus A340-300

ICAO Type Designator
A343

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