Western SAAB 340 on Feb 7th 2017, engine shut down in flight

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Western SAAB 340 on Feb 7th 2017, engine shut down in flight

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Western Air SAAB 340 at Grand Bahamas on Feb 7th 2017, engine shut down in flight
2017-02-08

A Western Air Saab 340A, registration C6-KID performing flight WT-702 from Grand Bahamas International to Nassau (Bahamas) with 20 passengers and 3 crew, was enroute when the crew needed to shut an engine down. The aircraft landed safely in Nassau.

Bahamas' Air Accident Investigation Department (AAID) reported the occurrence is being investigated together with the runway excursion of C6-HBW, that happened later the same day, see Accident: Western Air SF34 at Grand Bahamas on Feb 7th 2017, electrical problems, left main gear collapse on landing back.

Incident Facts

Date of Incident 07.02.2017
Classification Incident
Airline Western Air
Aircraft Type SAAB 340
ICAO Type SF34
Aircraft Registration C6-KID

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