Nostrum CRJX at Palma Mallorca on Sep 4th 2021, gear problem

Last Update: September 8, 2021 / 10:09:14 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Sep 4, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
IB-8517

Departure
Ibiza, Spain

Aircraft Registration
EC-LJS

ICAO Type Designator
CRJX

An Air Nostrum Canadair CRJ-1000 on behalf of Iberia, registration EC-LJS performing flight IB-8517 from Ibiza,SP to Palma Mallorca,SP (Spain), was on final approach to Palma's runway 24L when the crew went around from low height (about 300 feet AGL) due to a problem with the landing gear. The aircraft entered a hold at 3000 feet for about 25 minutes before commencing the approach to Palma's runway 24R, where the aircraft landed safely.

Passengers reported the crew announced they could not land in Palma due to a technical problem, the aircraft entered a hold. When the aircraft landed about 30 minutes later emergency services awaited the aircraft. It subsequently transpired that the aircraft had a problem with the landing gear.

The aircraft remained on the ground in Palma Mallorca for about 29 hours before returning to service.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Sep 4, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
IB-8517

Departure
Ibiza, Spain

Aircraft Registration
EC-LJS

ICAO Type Designator
CRJX

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