Serious Incident to the Airbus A321 registered HZ-ASJ and operated by Saudi Arabian Airlines, on 13/09/2016 at Borg El Arab (Egypt) [Investigation led by AIB / Saudi Arabia]

Preliminary data based on the notification from the Saudi authorities:

On 13th Sep 2016, Saudi Arabian Airlines, aircraft Airbus A-321 registration no. HZ-ASJ operated with two CFM-56B5 engines, was scheduled for flight no. SVA332 from Borg El Arab International Airport, Alexandria (HEBA), Egypt to King AbdulAziz International Airport, Jeddah (OEJN), KSA, had rejected takeoff on runway, at computed air speed 123 knots due to master caution (warning) engine no.2 fire.