Pegasus Boeing 737 Engine Shuts Down During the Flight


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A Pegasus Boeing 737-800, performing flight from Novosibirsk (Russia) to Antalya (Turkey) with 190 passengers and 6 crew, was enroute at FL360 about 200nm northeast of Atyrau (Kazakhstan) when the crew decided to divert to Atyrau due to an engine failure and subsequent shut down.

Enroute from Novosibirsk to Antalya when the crew received indication of an engine failure. However, the aircraft drifted down to FL260 and landed safely in Atyrau about 40 minutes after leaving FL360.

A replacement Boeing 737-800 registration TC-AEP positioned to Atyrau, resumed the flight about 13 hours after TC-AVP landed and is estimated to reach Antalya with a delay of about 14 hours.