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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58962
Last updated: 20 June 2020
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Time:5:00 pm loca
Type:Silhouette image of generic SF34 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Saab 340A
Owner/operator:Avitrans Nordic (on behalf of Air Åland)
Registration: SE-KXE
C/n / msn: 340A-111
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 16
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Turku - TKU -   Finland
Phase: En route
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Mariehamn - MHQ
Destination airport:Helsinki - HEL
The flight 2Q-824 diverted to Turku after right engine failed in flight. The airplane landed safely on one engine. The cause of the failure has initially been confirmed as a failure of one turbine blade. The failed engine has been sent to the manufacturer for closer inspection.

Sources: (in Swedish)


Photo of SE-KXE courtesy

Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
27 September 2008; (c) Pertti Sipilä

Revision history:

15-Mar-2009 12:58 Certosino Added
17-Mar-2009 01:15 slowkid Updated

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