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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 269004
Last updated: 25 November 2021
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Date:11-OCT-2021
Time:00:04 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A332 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-243
Owner/operator:Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras
Registration: PR-AIZ
MSN: 527
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 147
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Incident
Location:NW of São Paulo, SP -   Brazil
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:São Paulo/Campinas-Viracopos International Airport, SP (VCP/SBKP)
Destination airport:Fort Lauderdale International Airport, FL (FLL/KFLL)
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Narrative:
Azul flight AD8704, an Airbus A330-243, suffered a no.2 (right) engine failure during the climb after takeoff from São Paulo/Campinas-Viracopos International Airport. The flight crew elected to return to the departure airport for a safe landing.

Sources:

CENIPA


Images:

Photo of PR-AIZ courtesy AirHistory.net


Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International (KFLL / FLL)
12 November 2018; (c) Danny Grew

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Oct-2021 06:46 harro Added
17-Oct-2021 06:46 harro Updated [Total occupants, Location, Damage, Narrative]

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