Tunis A319 at Tunis on Jan 10th 2021, could not retract gear

Last Update: January 14, 2021 / 22:31:57 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 10, 2021

Classification
Incident

Airline
Tunisair

Flight number
TU-642

Destination
Vienna, Austria

Aircraft Registration
TS-IMO

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

A Tunisair Airbus A319-100, registration TS-IMO performing flight TU-642 from Tunis (Tunisia) to Vienna (Austria), was climbing out of Tunis' runway 01 when the crew stopped the climb at 4000 feet due to being unable to retract the landing gear. The aircraft returned to Tunis for a safe landing on runway 01 about 20 minutes after departure.

A replacement A320-200 registration TS-IMS reached Vienna with a delay of 4 hours.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground in Tunis 4 days after landing back.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 10, 2021

Classification
Incident

Airline
Tunisair

Flight number
TU-642

Destination
Vienna, Austria

Aircraft Registration
TS-IMO

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

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