United B738 at Chicago and Boston on Oct 23rd 2017, blew main tyre on departure
Last Update: October 23, 2017 / 23:40:53 GMT/Zulu time
On approach to Boston the United crew, having been informed about the tyre debris found on the departure runway, declared emergency reporting they had blown a tyre on departure from Chicago. The aircraft landed safely on Boston's runway 33L at , stopped on the runway and became disabled. The passengers disembarked via stairs onto the runway and were bussed to the terminal.
The FAA reported a tyre on the left main gear blew out before the aircraft landed on runway 33L in Boston.
The airline reported a mechanical issue.
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