Plane falls 4000m after losing power in both engines

Singapore Airlines jet on way to Shanghai plunges 4,000m
An investigation is underway after a Singapore Airlines Airbus A330-300 with 194 people on board lost power in both engines while flying from Singapore to Shanghai. The incident happened on May 23 when the flight encountered a “huge storm”, the airline said.
Flight SQ836 plummeted 13,000ft around three-and-a-half hours after departure as “both engines experienced a temporary loss of power and the pilots followed operational procedures to restore normal operation of the engines.”
It added: “The flight continued to Shanghai and touched down uneventfully” at 22.56 local time. The two Rolls-Royce engines “were thoroughly inspected and tested” on arrival in Shanghai, with “no anomalies detected.” The storm occurred over part of the South China Sea off China’s southern coast.
The Guardian


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