Lufthansa B748 at Sao Paulo on Feb 11th 2018, tyre damage on landing

Last Update: February 14, 2018 / 23:34:45 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 11, 2018

Classification
Accident

Airline
Lufthansa

Flight number
LH-506

Aircraft Registration
D-ABYR

Aircraft Type
Boeing 747-8

ICAO Type Designator
B748

A Lufthansa Boeing 747-800, registration D-ABYR performing flight LH-506 (dep Feb 10th) from Frankfurt/Main (Germany) to Sao Paulo Guarulhos,SP (Brazil), landed on Sao Paulo's runway 09R when the inboard aft right hand body gear tyre lost its tread, tyre debris punctured the bottom of the fuselage. The aircraft rolled out without further incident and taxied to the apron.

The aircraft remained on the ground in Sao Paulo for about 86 hours, just departed to position back to Frankfurt as flight LH-9921.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 11, 2018

Classification
Accident

Airline
Lufthansa

Flight number
LH-506

Aircraft Registration
D-ABYR

Aircraft Type
Boeing 747-8

ICAO Type Designator
B748

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