Swift B738 at Prague on Sep 23rd 2019, flaps failure
Last Update: September 24, 2019 / 20:43:38 GMT/Zulu time
The airport reported the crew reported a flap failure, the aircraft landed flaps up. Emergency services intervened and used overpressure ventilators to cool the brakes while thermally monitoring the brakes.
Smartwings reported a faulty sensor was replaced during a thorough inspection, the aircraft was returned to service.
The occurrence aircraft remained on the ground for about 2:40 hours, then returned to service departing for flight QS-1132 from Prague to Kefallinia (Greece). The aircraft however did not perform the return flight QS-1133 on Sep 23rd but remained on the ground in Kefallinia for about 20 hours before performing the return flight.
Aircraft Registration Data
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