United B764 at Washington on Aug 31st 2019, spoiler problem

Last Update: September 5, 2019 / 21:12:50 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 31, 2019

Classification
Incident

Airline
United

Flight number
UA-946

Aircraft Registration
N77066

Aircraft Type
Boeing 767-400

ICAO Type Designator
B764

A United Boeing 767-400, registration N77066 performing flight UA-946 from Washington Dulles,DC (USA) to Amsterdam (Netherlands) with 234 people on board, was in in the initial climb out of Washington's runway 01R when the crew declared Mayday requesting to stop climb at 3000 feet and advising ATC, they had a flight controls problems, a spoiler problem, nothing major. The crew advised they intended to return to runway 01R and stop on the runway, and returned to runway 01R for a safe landing about 22 minutes after departure. The aircraft vacated the runway via a high speed turn off and stopped clear of the hold short line.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 31, 2019

Classification
Incident

Airline
United

Flight number
UA-946

Aircraft Registration
N77066

Aircraft Type
Boeing 767-400

ICAO Type Designator
B764

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