American B38M near San Juan on Feb 12th 2019, hydraulic failure

Last Update: February 12, 2019 / 23:03:14 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 12, 2019

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AA-1254

Aircraft Registration
N308RD

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800MAX

ICAO Type Designator
B38M

An American Airlines Boeing 737-8 MAX, registration N308RD performing flight AA-1254 from Miami,FL (USA) to San Juan (Puerto Rico) with 142 pasengers and 6 crew, was descending towards San Juan, runway 10 was assigned for landing, when the crew reported a hydraulic failure and requested runway 08, however, no further assistance was needed. Emergency services were told to expect a gear up landing. The aircraft continued for a safe landing on runway 08 about 10 minutes later.

San Juan Police reported the aircraft suffered a hydraulic mechanical break down in the rear of the aircraft.

The airline reported an indicator light prompted the crew to declare emergency as a precaution.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 12, 2019

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AA-1254

Aircraft Registration
N308RD

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800MAX

ICAO Type Designator
B38M

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