Vistara Airbus A320 Engine Shut Down in Flight

Photo: Shikhar Gupta

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A Vistara Airbus A320-200, performing flight from Chennai to Kolkata (India) with about 130 people on board, engine shut down in flight.

  • Aircraft was descending towards Kolkata when the right hand engine (V2527) failed prompting the crew to secure the engine. The aircraft continued for a safe landing.
  • The aircraft is still on the ground in Kolkata about 20 hours after landing.