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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 235635
Last updated: 2 May 2020
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Date:01-MAR-2020
Time:c. 01:20 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8B6 (WL)
Owner/operator:Royal Air Maroc
Registration: CN-RNK
C/n / msn: 28981/60
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 152
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:near Brazzaville-Maya Maya Airport (BZV/FCBB) -   Congo
Phase: Take off
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Brazzaville-Maya Maya Airport (BZV/FCBB)
Destination airport:Casablanca-Mohamed V Airport (CMN/GMMN)
Narrative:
Royal Air Maroc flight AT287, a Boeing 737-800, returned to land at Brazzaville-Maya Maya Airport, Congo, after an in-flight engine shutdown after takeoff.
The aircraft took off about 01:20 UTC on a flight to Casablanca, Morocco. Shortly afterward the no.2 (right) engine was seen to emit flames. The aircraft safely landed back at Maya Maya Airport.
The aircraft resumed service on March 6, 2020.

Sources:

https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20200304X44715&key=1
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/cn-rnk#2408ca1c
https://libreopinionguinee.com/crash-rate-au-congo-un-boeing-de-royal-air-maroc-atterri-en-urgence-avec-un-moteur-en-feu/


Images:

Photo of CN-RNK courtesy AirHistory.net


Toulouse - Blagnac (LFBO / TLS)
11 January 2013; (c) T.Laurent

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-May-2020 07:57 Captain Adam Added
02-May-2020 07:15 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Phase, Departure airport, Source]
02-May-2020 07:21 harro Updated [Time, Total occupants, Location, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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