TAAG B773 at Lisbon on Jan 12th 2018, tyre tread separates on landing

Last Update: January 15, 2018 / 22:55:31 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 12, 2018

Classification
Accident

Flight number
DT-652

Destination
Lisbon, Portugal

Aircraft Registration
D2-TEJ

Aircraft Type
Boeing 777-300

ICAO Type Designator
B773

A TAAG Angola Airlines Boeing 777-300, registration D2-TEJ performing flight DT-652 from Luanda (Angola) to Lisbon (Portugal), landed in Lisbon's runway 21 when the tread of the aft inboard right main tyre separated, broken pieces punctured flaps and caused damage to hydraulic lines as well as the right hand engine (GE90). The aircraft slowed safely and taxied to the apron.

The aircraft was unable to depart for the return flight DT-653 and is still on the ground in Lisbon about 75 hours later.

A replacement Boeing 777-200 registration D2-TED positioned to Lisbon the following day and performed the return flight as DT-6531 with a delay of about 24 hours.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 12, 2018

Classification
Accident

Flight number
DT-652

Destination
Lisbon, Portugal

Aircraft Registration
D2-TEJ

Aircraft Type
Boeing 777-300

ICAO Type Designator
B773

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