Flybe DH8D near Glasgow on Feb 23rd 2017, engine shut down in flight

Last Update: February 23, 2017 / 19:30:04 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 23, 2017

Classification
Incident

Airline
Flybe

Flight number
BE-783

Aircraft Registration
G-JEDP

ICAO Type Designator
DH8D

A Flybe de Havilland Dash 8-400, registration G-JEDP performing flight BE-783 from Glasgow,SC to Birmingham,EN (UK) with 46 people on board, was enroute at FL190 about 30nm south of Glasgow when the crew decided to shut the #1 engine (PW150) down and to return to Glasgow. The aircraft landed safely back in Glasgow about 20 minutes later.

The flight was cancelled, the passengers were rebooked onto the next flights.

The airline reported the crew shut the engine down as a precaution.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 23, 2017

Classification
Incident

Airline
Flybe

Flight number
BE-783

Aircraft Registration
G-JEDP

ICAO Type Designator
DH8D

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