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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 194566
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Time:11:25 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 737-8GP (WL)
Owner/operator:Malindo Air
Registration: 9M-LNY
MSN: 39871/5654
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:near Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL/WMKK) -   Malaysia
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL/WMKK)
Destination airport:Perth Airport, WA (PER/YPPH)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Malindo Air flight OD155 returned to land at Kuala Lumpur International Airport, Malaysia after suffering engine problems on takeoff.
The aircraft, a Boeing 737-800, took off from runway 32R at 11:24 UTC. Passengers reported hearing two loud bangs, followed by flames coming from the no.1 CFMI CFM56-7B24E engine. The engine was shut down and the aircraft entered a holding pattern to the west of the airport.
A safe landing was carried out on runway 32L at 11:57 UTC.

The aircraft was repaired and re-entered service on April 3, 2017.



Photo of 9M-LNY courtesy

Adelaide - International (YPAD / ADL)
27 November 2019; (c) Gavin Hughes

Revision history:

05-Apr-2017 09:05 harro Added

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