Iberia A346 at Buenos Aires on Dec 1st 2018, burst tyre on landing

Last Update: December 1, 2018 / 22:44:19 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 1, 2018

Classification
Incident

Airline
Iberia

Flight number
IB-6841

Departure
Madrid, Spain

Aircraft Registration
EC-IZY

Aircraft Type
Airbus A340-600

ICAO Type Designator
A346

An Iberia Airbus A340-600, registration EC-IZY performing flight IB-6841 from Madrid,SP (Spain) to Buenos Aires,BA (Argentina), landed on Ezeiza Airport's runway 11 but burst the forward outboard left main tyre causing damage to the gear door. The aircraft rolled out without further incident.

A runway inspection collected a large piece of the tyre from the runway.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground in Buenos Aires about 11 hours after landing.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 1, 2018

Classification
Incident

Airline
Iberia

Flight number
IB-6841

Departure
Madrid, Spain

Aircraft Registration
EC-IZY

Aircraft Type
Airbus A340-600

ICAO Type Designator
A346

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