Year: 2019

NTSB determined probable cause of fatal Southwest accident and issued safety recommendations

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) met today (November 19, 2019) to determine the cause of an engine failure on a Southwest Airlines flight last year. Flight WN1380, registration N772SW, from New York to Dallas had to make an emergency landing in Philadelphia due to engine failure on April 17, 2018. There were 144 passengers […]

Pratt & Whitney engines on IndiGo’s A320neo aircrafts need to be replaced

An IndiGo flight 6E1751 from Chennai (MAA) to Kuwait City (KWI) declared an emergency (squawk 7700) and returned to Chennai (MAA) on October 31st 2019. A spokesperson for IndiGo said, “IndiGo A320 was operating Chennai-Kuwait 6E-1751. After take-off from Chennai, the pilot observed a momentary message of the smoke detector in the aft cargo compartment.” […]

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