Aviation safety investigations & reports

Operational event involving a The Boeing Company 747-400, 9V-SKN, Melbourne, VIC on 10 January 1993

Investigation number:
Status: Completed
Investigation completed


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The pilot reported that the number 4 engine was shut down shortly after takeoff. Fuel was dumped and the aircraft returned to land at Melbourne. The engine was removed and forwarded to Singapore for rectification.
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General details
Date: 10 January 1993   Investigation status: Completed  
Time: 16:43 ESuT    
State: Victoria    
Release date: 11 June 1993   Occurrence category: Incident  
Report status: Final    

Aircraft details

Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer The Boeing Company  
Aircraft model 747-400  
Aircraft registration 9V-SKN  
Sector Jet  
Damage to aircraft Nil  
Departure point Melbourne VIC  
Destination Singapore