PIA AT42 at Gilgit on Jun 12th 2020, dropped bolt on landing

Last Update: June 12, 2020 / 13:14:23 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 12, 2020

Classification
Incident

Flight number
PK-605

Destination
Gilgit, Pakistan

Aircraft Registration
AP-BHI

Aircraft Type
ATR ATR-42

ICAO Type Designator
AT42

A PIA Pakistan International Airlines Avions de Transport Regional ATR-42-500, registration AP-BHI performing flight PK-605 from Islamabad to Gilgit (Pakistan), completed a seemingly uneventful flight with a landing in Gilgit and taxied to the apron.

A post flight examination revealed one bolt was missing from one of the main wheels. The bolt was subsequently recovered from Gilgit's runway.

Pakistan's CAA grounded the aircraft for further inspection and repairs. The return flight PK-606 was cancelled.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 12, 2020

Classification
Incident

Flight number
PK-605

Destination
Gilgit, Pakistan

Aircraft Registration
AP-BHI

Aircraft Type
ATR ATR-42

ICAO Type Designator
AT42

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