British Airways B772 at London on Jun 11th 2021, rejected takeoff due to unreliable speeds
Last Update: June 24, 2021 / 17:01:45 GMT/Zulu time
A replacement Boeing 777-200 registration G-YMMA reached Accra with a delay of about 5:15 hours.
The AAIB reported the occurrence was rated a serious incident and is being investigated, all three pitot systems provided unreliable air speed indications. In addition, British Airways had two more unreliable air speed events involving an A320-200 with 2 blocked pitot tubes and an A320-200N with one blocked pitot tube in about the same time frame.
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