Jetblue A320 at Seattle on Jul 20th 2021, could not retract landing gear

Last Update: July 22, 2021 / 20:45:15 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 20, 2021

Classification
Incident

Airline
Jetblue

Flight number
B6-414

Aircraft Registration
N556JB

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

A Jetblue Airbus A320-200, registration N556JB performing flight B6-414 (sched. dep. Jul 19th) from Seattle,WA to Fort Lauderdale,FL (USA), was climbing out of Seattle's runway 16L when the crew could not retract the landing gear. The aircraft levelled off at 13,000 feet and returned to Seattle for a safe landing on runway 16L about 100 minutes after departure.

A replacement A320-200 registration N651JB reached Fort Lauderdale with a delay of 18 hours.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground in Seattle about 71 hours after landing back.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 20, 2021

Classification
Incident

Airline
Jetblue

Flight number
B6-414

Aircraft Registration
N556JB

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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