Peace B735 at Ilorin on Jul 24th 2021, burst nose gear tyre on landing
Last Update: July 25, 2021 / 17:02:06 GMT/Zulu time
The runway and airport needed to be closed until the aircraft could be moved off the runway. Several airlines cancelled their flights to/from Ilorin as result.
The airline reported the aircraft experienced a minor tyre burst after landing while taxiing.
Photos circulating on the Internet in social media showing the nose wheels had separated show another accident, see Accident: Peace B733 at Lagos on Jul 23rd 2019, hard landing causes nose wheels to separate.
Metars (all data available for the day):
DNIL 242300Z 15005KT 9999 SCT010 25/22 Q1016=
DNIL 242200Z 15005KT 9999 SCT010 25/21 Q1016=
DNIL 242000Z 00000KT 9999 FEW010 26/21 Q1015=
DNIL 241900Z 24005KT 9999 FEW011 27/21 Q1014=
DNIL 241600Z 18010KT 9999 SCT012 FEW020CB 30/21 Q1013=
DNIL 240700Z 16005KT 9999 BKN010 23/21 Q1016=
DNIL 240500Z 17005KT 9999 FEW010 23/21 Q1015=
DNIL 240100Z 12008KT CAVOK 24/22 Q1015=
A) DNIL B) 2107241030 C) 2110241030 EST
E) RWY 05 CLSD
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