United 757 over Pacific – engine shutdown on Feb 28th 2011 / Aviation Herald

This is the actual 757 involved in the incident, pictured departing LAX in 2009. Photo: Mark Plumley - OPShots.net

A United Airlines Boeing 757-200, registration N595UA performing flight UA-57 from Los Angeles,CA to Kona,HI (USA) with 84 people on board, was enroute above the Pacific about 50 minutes prior to estimated landing in Kona, when the crew needed to shut an engine (PW2040) down due to a low oil pressure indication

via Incident: United Airlines B752 over Pacific on Feb 28th 2011, engine shut down in flight.

About the author

Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.

I started OPShots in June 2006 as a place to share and display aviation photos without the often restrictive policies of other aviation websites. I want to share my love of aviation with fellow aviation geeks and provide a spotlight on Cleveland Hopkins International airport in the process.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>