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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121070
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Time:15:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B734 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 737-400
Owner/operator:Comair operated by
Registration: ZS-OAM
MSN: 24164/1702
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Port Elizabeth -   South Africa
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:FAPE (Port Elizabeth International)
Destination airport:FALE (King Shaka International)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A Boeing 737-400, registration ZS-OAM performing flight MN-751 from Port Elizabeth to Durban King Shaka, returned to Port Elizabeth after the crew needed to shut the left hand engine down following a bang emitted by the engine. The airplane landed safely.


1. Incident: B734 at Port Elizabeth on Mar 11th 2011, engine shut down in flight


Photo of ZS-OAM courtesy

Johannesburg - OR Tambo International (FAOR / JNB)
4 October 2017; (c) LRS747

taken from the passenger seat of the flight after the emergency landing, once the aircraft had come to full stop.

Revision history:

12-Mar-2011 02:37 Jahn Added
12-Mar-2011 08:09 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type]
12-Mar-2011 08:15 RobertMB Updated [Operator]
12-Mar-2011 14:11 Angelwings Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
21-Mar-2011 03:29 Topaz Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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