Libyan A332 at Mitiga on Jan 27th 2020, tyre malfunction

Last Update: January 29, 2020 / 22:18:58 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 27, 2020

Classification
Incident

Flight number
LN-192

Departure
Mitiga, Libya

Destination
Istanbul, Turkey

Aircraft Registration
5A-LAT

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-200

ICAO Type Designator
A332

A Libyan Airlines Airbus A330-200, registration 5A-LAT performing flight LN-192 from Mitiga (Libya) to Istanbul (Turkey) with 130 people on board, was climbing through FL310 out of Mitiga when the crew was made aware of a possible tyre issue and decided to return to Mitiga. The aircraft landed safely back in Mitiga about 45 minutes after departure.

The aircraft returned to service about 12 hours after landing.

Mitiga Airport reported the aircraft returned due to a malfunction in one of the tyres.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 27, 2020

Classification
Incident

Flight number
LN-192

Departure
Mitiga, Libya

Destination
Istanbul, Turkey

Aircraft Registration
5A-LAT

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-200

ICAO Type Designator
A332

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