NTSB Identification: ENG08WA048
Incident occurred Sunday, March 30, 2008 in Lahore, Pakistan
Aircraft: AIRBUS A321-231, registration:
Injuries: Unavailable

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

On 30 March 2008, airblue flight 410, an Airbus A321 operating a route from Lahore, Pakistan to Dubai, U.A.E. experienced an in-flight shutdown on No. 1 position engine (ESN: V10538) shortly after take-off from Allama Iqbal International Airport. The in-flight shut down occurred at about 1,200 feet altitude. The aircraft safely returned back to Lahore with no injuries report. The engine was removed and sent to the MTU facility in Zhuhai, China for further examination.

The accident is being investigated by the Pakistani Civil Aviation Authority. Further information pertaining to this incident may be obtained from:

Headquarters, Civil Aviation Authority
Terminal-1, JIAP

Tel.: (92) 21 924 8720
E-mail: dgcaa@caapakistan.com.pk
Fax: (92) 21 924 8722
Telex: 29534 DGCAA PK

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

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