NTSB Identification: ENG06WA041
Incident occurred Sunday, May 28, 2006 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, United Arab Emirates
Aircraft: AIRBUS A330, registration:
Injuries: 221 Uninjured.
This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. The foreign authority was the source of this information.
On May 28th 2006, an Airbus A330-200 operating flight from Dubai, UAE, to Vienna, Austria, while taking off from Dubai International Airport experienced an engine problem. The aircraft continued its take-off, climbed and after shutting down number two (right) engine, circled for approximately forty five minutes to burn fuel and performed a single engine approach and landing. None of the passengers and crew suffered any injuries.
The investigation is under the jurisdiction of the General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) of the United Arab Emirates. Further information pertaining to this accident may be obtained from:
http://www.gcaa.gov.ae/en/epublication/pages/investigationreport.aspx or by contacting them at:
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
General Civil Aviation Authority
P.O. Box 6558
United Arab Emirates
Tel.: (971) 2 444 7666
Fax: (971) 2 499 1599 / 405 4485
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