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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 261860
Last updated: 3 December 2021
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Time:14:36 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MD83 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas MD-83
Owner/operator:ATA Airlines
Registration: EP-TAM
MSN: 53465/2093
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:near Tehran-Mehrabad Airport (THR/OIII) -   Iran
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Tehran-Mehrabad Airport (THR/OIII)
Destination airport:Isfahan-Shahid Beheshti Airport (IFN/OIFM)
Investigating agency: AAIB Iran
ATA Airlines flight I35613, a McDonnell Douglas MD-83, returned to land at Tehran Airport after suffering engine (JT8D-219) problems.
At 14:34 local time, the plane took off from the Tehran-Mehrabad Airport. About 2 minutes later, at an altitude of about 7,000 feet, a changed in engine parameter (N1, N2, EGT) forced the pilots to turn back to Mehrabad Airport.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: AAIB Iran
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report
Other occurrences involving this aircraft

3 Jan 2019 EP-TAM ATA Airlines 0 Tabriz Airport min


Photo of EP-TAM courtesy

Istanbul - Atatürk (LTBA / IST)
3 April 2019; (c) Danny Grew

Revision history:

19-May-2021 14:14 harro Added
19-May-2021 14:15 harro Updated [Cn, Location]
19-May-2021 14:16 harro Updated [Source]
01-Oct-2021 17:13 harro Updated [Accident report]
01-Oct-2021 17:19 harro Updated [Source]

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