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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 264110
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A332 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A330-202
Owner/operator:Air Algérie
Registration: 7T-VJA
MSN: 1613
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:over Sardinia -   Italy
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Beijing-Capital International Airport (PEK/ZBAA), China
Destination airport:Algiers-Houari Boumediene Airport (ALG/DAAG), Algeria
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Air Algérie AH-3061, an Airbus A330-202, 7T-VJA, shut down the left engine (General Electric CF6) due to a sudden reduction of N2 associated with high vibrations. The crew continued safely to Algiers without incident.

7T-VJA is still on the ground since the occurrence happened.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

16 Sep 2018 7T-VJA Air Algérie 0 Algiers-Houari Boumediene Airport (ALG/DAAG) min


Photo of 7T-VJA courtesy

Montréal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International (CYUL / YUL)
28 October 2017; (c) Pierre Langlois

Revision history:

17-Jun-2021 16:02 Captain Adam Added

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