NTSB Identification: ENG12WA038
Scheduled 14 CFR Non-U.S., Commercial
Incident occurred Sunday, May 27, 2012 in CAM RANH, Vietnam, Vietnam
Aircraft: AIRBUS A321, registration:
Injuries: 91 Uninjured.

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

On May 27, 2012, a Vietnam Airlines Airbus A-321-231, registration number VN-A356, powered by two International Aero Engines (IAE) V2500 turbofan engines experienced a engine crew and alerting message (ECAM) warning for a No. 2 engine stall and fire during the takeoff roll at approximately 130 knots at CAM RANH Airport(CXR)Vietnam. The takeoff was aborted, one fire suppression bottle was discharged, and engine shut down. There were no reported injuries to the crew or passengers on board.

The Vietnam Civil Aviation Administration (CAA) is investigating the incident. As the state of manufacture of the engines, the NTSB has designated a U.S. Accredited Representative under the provisions of Annex 13 to the Convention on Civil Aviation to assist the Vietnam CAAin their investigation.

All inquiries concerning this incident should be directed to:

Flight Safety Standard Department
Civil Aviation Administration
119 Nguyen Son St.
Ha Noi 10000
Viet Nam

Tel.: (844) 3 827-1992
(84) 9721-22999 (mobile)
E-mail:hmtan@caa.gov.vn /caav.backup@gmail.com
Fax: (844) 3 827-1933

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