Capital Airlines Hard Landing Macau

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Capital Airlines Hard Landing Macau

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Post by howie » Tue Aug 28, 2018 12:57 pm

Date: 28-AUG-2018
Time: 03:15 UTC
Type: Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-214
Owner/operator: Capital Airlines
Registration: B-6952
C/n / msn: 5331
Fatalities: Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities: 0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location: Macau Airport (MFM/VMMC) - China
Phase: Landing
Nature: Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport: Beijing-Capital Airport (PEK)
Destination airport: Macau Airport (MFM/VMMC)
Narrative:
Capital Airlines flight JD5759, an Airbus A320-214, diverted to Shenzhen Airport (SZX), China, after sustaining damage in an apparent hard landing at Macau Airport.
The aircraft departed Beijing Airport at 00:17 UTC (08:17 LT), bound for Macau. Initial reports indicate that the nose wheel bogey broke away during an attempted landing at Macau Airport at 03:15 UTC (11:15 LT). The aircraft performed a go around and entered a holding pattern before the crew decided to divert to Shenzhen Airport, where the aircraft landed at 03:58 UTC.

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Re: Capital Airlines Hard Landing Macau

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Post by Bell 407 » Wed Aug 29, 2018 7:17 am

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Re: Capital Airlines Hard Landing Macau

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Re: Capital Airlines Hard Landing Macau

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Post by Propnut » Wed Aug 29, 2018 11:41 am

I take it that the engine was damaged due to ingestion of debris from the bogie collapse.



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Post by Bell 407 » Wed Aug 29, 2018 12:04 pm

Propnut wrote:
Wed Aug 29, 2018 11:41 am
I take it that the engine was damaged due to ingestion of debris from the bogie collapse.
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Re: Capital Airlines Hard Landing Macau

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