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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 229966
Last updated: 18 October 2021
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Time:c. 06:40 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic BCS3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bombardier CSeries CS300 (A220-300)
Owner/operator:Swiss International Air Lines
Registration: HB-JCC
MSN: 55012
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Category:Serious incident
Location:near Mons -   Belgium
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:London-Heathrow Airport (LHR/EGLL)
Destination airport:Genève-Cointrin Airport (GVA/LSGG)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Swiss International Air Lines flight LX359 diverted to Paris-CDG Airport in France after it suffered an engine failure.
The aircraft, a Bombardier CSeries CS300, departed London-Heathrow Airport, U.K. at 06:19, bound for Geneva, Switzerland.
About 06:43 UTC, while over Ypres, Belgium, the flight initiated a descent. The aircraft had reached an altitude of FL343 at that point.
The crew diverted to Paris-CDG, where a safe landing was carried out at 07:15 hours.

Later that day Swiss decided to ground the entire CSeries (A220) fleet for immediate engine inspections due to "further incident with a C Series engine".


15 Oct - Swiss grounds CSeries/A220 fleet for immediate engine inspections

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

15 Jul 2018 HB-JCC Swiss International Air Lines 0 Porto Airport non



Photo of HB-JCC courtesy

Dublin (EIDW / DUB)
18 November 2018; (c) Fergal Goodman

Revision history:

15-Oct-2019 16:01 harro Added
15-Oct-2019 16:03 harro Updated [Destination airport, Source]
15-Oct-2019 19:28 harro Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
26-Oct-2019 05:56 harro Updated [Location, Country, Source, Embed code, Damage]

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