Air Berlin B738 at Heraklion and Chania on Sep 21st 2012, landed below final fuel reserve
Last Update: December 17, 2012 / 10:20:50 GMT/Zulu time
Germany's BFU reported in their monthly bulletin the aircraft landed below required final fuel reserve, Greece has opened an investigation into the serious incident. The reason(s) for the aborted approach and go-around were not mentioned.
Air Berlin said, the report by the BFU is not in line with the facts in major parts, the aircraft had still more than the required final fuel reserve on board at the time of landing at Chania.
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