AeroUnion A306 at Guadalajara on Feb 6th 2019, tail strike on landing

Last Update: May 10, 2019 / 21:27:16 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 6, 2019

Classification
Accident

Airline
Aerounion

Aircraft Registration
XA-UYR

Aircraft Type
Airbus A300

ICAO Type Designator
A306

Airport ICAO Code
MMGL

An AeroUnion Airbus A300-600 freighter, registration XA-UYR performing freight flight TNO-301 from Los Angeles,CA (USA) to Guadalajara (Mexico), landed on Guadalajara's runway 28 at 09:10L (15:10Z) but struck its tail onto the runway. The aircraft rolled out without further incident. There were no injuries, the aircraft sustained substantial structural damage however.

The aircraft was temporarily repaired, was able to ferry to Mexico City (Mexico) and is still in Mexico City for repairs (standing May 10th 2019).



Metars:
MMGL 061747Z 07006KT 7SM SKC 25/04 A3020 RMK SLP108 57006 954 HZY=
MMGL 061642Z 09004KT 7SM SKC 21/05 A3021 RMK HZY=
MMGL 061551Z 00000KT 8SM FEW300 18/05 A3022 RMK 8/001=
MMGL 061445Z 00000KT 8SM FEW300 13/06 A3020 RMK SLP149 52011 902 8/001=
MMGL 061346Z 00000KT 10SM FEW300 07/03 A3019 RMK 8/001=
MMGL 061243Z 00000KT 10SM SKC 07/03 A3017=
MMGL 061146Z 00000KT 10SM SKC 08/04 A3016 RMK SLP112 57001 910=
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 6, 2019

Classification
Accident

Airline
Aerounion

Aircraft Registration
XA-UYR

Aircraft Type
Airbus A300

ICAO Type Designator
A306

Airport ICAO Code
MMGL

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