Lufthansa A346 over Atlantic on Dec 9th 2019, hydraulic problems

Last Update: December 11, 2019 / 23:12:38 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 9, 2019

Classification
Incident

Airline
Lufthansa

Aircraft Registration
D-AIHB

Aircraft Type
Airbus A340-600

ICAO Type Designator
A346

A Lufthansa Airbus A340-600, registration D-AIHB performing flighht LH-404 from Frankfurt/Main (Germany) to New York JFK,NY (USA), was enroute at FL380 over the Atlantic Ocean about south of Greenland (Greenland) when the crew decided to return to Germany due to problems with a hydraulic system. The aircraft diverted to Cologne/Bonn due to the night curfew and landed safely in Cologne about 8 hours after departure.

The passengers were bussed to Frankfurt and rebooked onto other flights.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 9, 2019

Classification
Incident

Airline
Lufthansa

Aircraft Registration
D-AIHB

Aircraft Type
Airbus A340-600

ICAO Type Designator
A346

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