Indigo Airbus A320 Engine Shuts Down in Flight

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An Indigo Airbus A320-200, performing flight from Bangalore (India) to Bangkok (Thailand) with 129 people on board, engine shut down in flight.

  • Aircraft was enroute at FL370 about 170nm southwest of Yangoon (Myanmar) when the crew received an engine (V2527) low oil pressure indication, performed the related checklist shutting the engine down and diverted to Yangoon for a safe landing about 45 minutes later.
  • The airline reported there was an oil pressure warning for one of the V2500 engines, the crew carried out the relevant procedures and diverted to Yangoon.
  • The remainder of the flight was cancelled, the passengers were rebooked onto other flights.