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The ATSB is investigating an engine failure involving a Boeing 787, registered 9V-OJE, operated by Scoot, at Perth Airport, Western Australia, on 11 October 2018.

While descending into Perth, there was an uncommanded in-flight shut down of the right engine. The flight crew continued the approach and the aircraft landed safely.

As part of the investigation, the ATSB will interview relevant persons, obtain engineering reports and review operational procedures.

A report will be released at the conclusion of the investigation.

General details
Date: 11 October 2018 Investigation status: Active 
Time: 0710 AWST Investigation phase: Evidence collection 
Location   (show map):Perth Airport Investigation type: Occurrence Investigation 
State: Western Australia Occurrence type: Engine failure or malfunction 
 Occurrence class: Operational 
Report status: Pending Occurrence category: Incident 
Anticipated completion: 1st Quarter 2019 Highest injury level: None 
Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer: The Boeing Company 
Aircraft model: 787-900 
Serial number: 37116 
Operator: Scoot 
Type of operation: Air Transport High Capacity 
Sector: Jet 
Damage to aircraft: Nil 
Departure point:Singapore
Destination:Perth, WA
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Last update 12 October 2018