Cathay Pacific A333 at Hong Kong on Mar 6th 2017, engine problem

Last Update: March 7, 2017 / 20:50:18 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 6, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
CX-9993

Destination
Zhuhai, China

Aircraft Registration
B-LAN

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-300

ICAO Type Designator
A333

A Cathay Pacific Airbus A330-300, registration B-LAN performing flight CX-9993 from Hong Kong to Zhuhai (China) with just flight crew, was climbing out of Hong Kong's runway 25L when the crew stopped the climb at 7000 feet due to a problem with the left hand engine (Trent 772). The aircraft returned to Hong Kong for a safe landing on runway 25R about one hour after departure.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground 40 hours after landing back.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 6, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
CX-9993

Destination
Zhuhai, China

Aircraft Registration
B-LAN

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-300

ICAO Type Designator
A333

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