TAP A343 at Lisbon on Apr 22nd 2019, gear problem on arrival

Last Update: April 22, 2019 / 20:59:09 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 22, 2019

Classification
Incident

Flight number
TP-288

Destination
Lisbon, Portugal

Aircraft Registration
CS-TOB

Aircraft Type
Airbus A340-300

ICAO Type Designator
A343

A TAP Air Portugal Airbus A340-300, registration CS-TOB performing flight TP-288 from Luanda (Angola) to Lisbon (Portugal), was on approach to Lisbon's runway 21 when the crew initiated a go around due to an unsafe gear indication. The aircraft climbed to 6000 feet and positioned for another approach to runway 21. The aircraft landed safely about 20 minutes after the go-around and needed to be towed to the apron.

The runway was closed for about 20 minutes as result.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 22, 2019

Classification
Incident

Flight number
TP-288

Destination
Lisbon, Portugal

Aircraft Registration
CS-TOB

Aircraft Type
Airbus A340-300

ICAO Type Designator
A343

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