Incident Boeing 747-8F N615UP, 04 Nov 2021
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Date:04-NOV-2021
Time:c. 17:15 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B748 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 747-8F
Owner/operator:United Parcel Service - UPS
Registration: N615UP
MSN: 64261/1553
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:near Sakhalin -   Russia
Phase: En route
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport (SZX/ZGSZ)
Destination airport:Anchorage-Ted Stevens International Airport, AK (ANC/PANC)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
United Parcel Service flight 5X77, a Boeing 747-8F, diverted to Osaka/Kansai International Airport (KIX/RJBB), Japan, after engine no.1 was shut down because of problems with the oil filter.
The aircraft was en route from Shenzhen, China, to Anchorage, Alaska, USA at an altitude of 9450 meters when this issue occurred. The flight crew decided to turn back and divert to Osaka, where it landed safely 2,5 hours later.

Sources:

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/n615up#29be72d3
https://t.me/aviaincident/11641


Images:

Photo of N615UP courtesy AirHistory.net


Nottingham - East Midlands (EGNX / EMA)
20 December 2021; (c) Mick Harrison

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Nov-2021 10:49 harro Added
05-Nov-2021 14:21 BLT Updated [Narrative]
06-Nov-2021 07:49 isamuel Updated [Narrative]

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