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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 168604
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Type:Silhouette image of generic AT72 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
ATR 72-600 (72-212A)
Owner/operator:Caribbean Airlines
Registration: 9Y-TTD
MSN: 993
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Piarco Int Airport, Trinidad -   Trinidad and Tobago
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:POS
Destination airport:Caracas, Venezuela
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
An engine cowling detached from the left hand engine on take off. The cowling had not been correctly latched. There was no engine fire, but a fire indication (caused by the airflow change without the cowling) prompted the crew to discharge a fire bottle. The aircraft landed safely back at Piarco.


Revision history:

10-Aug-2014 11:11 Aerossurance Added
19-Oct-2021 17:05 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities]
30-Apr-2022 07:40 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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