28 Nov '16, 6pm

Scoot Boeing 787-900 (9V-OJF) #TZ1 engine #2 emit sparks on descend 2 Singapore from Sydney

Scoot Boeing 787-900 (9V-OJF) #TZ1 engine #2 emit sparks on descend 2 Singapore from Sydney

According to Shin Min Daily News , a Scoot plane arriving in Singapore from Sydney on Saturday, Nov. 26, had sparks emerging from one of the right engines during descent. A video of the incident has been posted online: Passengers were reported to have first heard a loud sound on board Flight TZ001. This was followed by sparks emerging from the Boeing 787 Dreamliner engine on the plane’s right wing. Fire services were requested by the flight crew to be on stand-by upon landing. Scoot has since said the incident is under investigation and that the aircraft landed on schedule, even as the right engine was shut down. It has also been confirmed that there was no engine fire. Scoot and Tigerair in the news This latest incident appears to have come at a bad time for the local carrier. Budget Aviation Holdings Pte Ltd, which owns and manages Singapore Airlines’ low-frills carriers...

Full article: http://mothership.sg/2016/11/sparks-emerged-from-scoot-pl...

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