NTSB Identification: ENG08WA006
Incident occurred Monday, December 17, 2007 in Natal, Brazil
Aircraft: Airbus Industrie A-320, registration:
Injuries: 74 Uninjured.

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. The foreign authority was the source of this information.

On December 17, 2007, at 18:27 UTC, TAM flight JJ3371, an Airbus A-320, lost power in both engines, International Aero Engines V2500s, while the airplane was in cruise flight at 38,000 feet while enroute from Natal, Brazil to Brasilia, Brazil. The pilots were able to get both engines restarted at 30,000 feet. The airplane returned to Natal for landing. There were no injuries to the 2 pilots, 4 flight attendants, or 68 passengers.

The investigation is under the jurisdiction of the Government of Brazil. Any further information pertaining to this accident may be obtained from:

Aeronautical Accident Prevention And Investigation Center (CENIPA)
Information Technology Division
SHIS-QI 05-VI Comar
Brasilia-DF, Brazil, 71.615.600
Phone: 55 61 3364 8819
Facsimile: 55 61 3365 1004
E-mail: dti@cenipa.aer.mil.br

This report is for informational purposes only, and contains information released by or obtained for the Government of Brazil.

Index for Dec2007 | Index of months