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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 253734
Last updated: 28 November 2021
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Date:02-MAR-2021
Time:07:17 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A321 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A321-211
Owner/operator:Anda Air, opf Compagnie Africaine Aviation
Registration: UR-CSU
MSN: 2330
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Incident
Location:Kinshasa-N'Djili Airport (FIH/FZAA) -   Democratic Republic of the Congo
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Kinshasa-N'Djili Airport (FIH/FZAA)
Destination airport:Kisangani-Bangoka International Airport (FKI/FZIC)
Narrative:
The Airbus A321, UR-CSU, suffered a failure of the engine generator no.2 (GEN2) during takeoff roll. Since the aircraft had accelerated past the V1 speed, takeoff was continued.
Subsequently transformer TR2 (Transfer Rectifier) ​​failed. Both failures were accompanied by a series of lights and notifications on the ECAM. After performing the necessary procedures and calculations, the captain decided to return to the departure airport. A safe landing was made at Kinshasa Airport at 07:32 UTC.

Sources:

NBAAI


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Apr-2021 19:54 harro Added
20-Apr-2021 19:54 harro Updated [Location, Destination airport]
21-Apr-2021 08:12 harro Updated [Date]

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