Serious incident to the Airbus A320 registered VT-ISE operated by Indigo on 05/02/2023 near Amritsar

Défaillance moteur en montée initiale, demi-tour en vol

Responsible entity

India - AIB

Preliminary data based on the notification from the Indian authorities:

As per initial information, after take-off from Amritsar Airport, while climbing a loud bang at 3000ft heard by the crew, Engine # 1 fail ECAM triggered. Later due to IFSD aircraft air turn back to Amritsar.