Fedex MD11 at San Antonio and Memphis on Apr 7th 2020, dropped nose wheel on departure

Last Update: April 8, 2020 / 21:53:55 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 7, 2020

Classification
Accident

Airline
Fedex

Flight number
FX-454

Aircraft Registration
N619FE

ICAO Type Designator
MD11

A Fedex Federal Express McDonnell Douglas MD-11, registration N619FE performing flight FX-454 from San Antonio,TX to Memphis,TN (USA) with 3 crew, departed San Antonio's runway 22, climbed to FL370 and continued to Memphis for a safe landing on runway 18C about 85 minutes after departure. A post flight inspection revealed the right nose wheel was missing.

The FAA reported: "AIRCRAFT LOST RIGHT NOSE GEAR ON DEPARTURE, MEMPHIS, TN.", the aircraft received substantial damage, the occurrence was rated an accident.
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 7, 2020

Classification
Accident

Airline
Fedex

Flight number
FX-454

Aircraft Registration
N619FE

ICAO Type Designator
MD11

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