Polar B748 at Tokyo on Mar 30th 2022, hydraulic failure

Last Update: March 30, 2022 / 19:44:09 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 30, 2022

Classification
Incident

Flight number
PO-213

Aircraft Registration
N857GT

Aircraft Type
Boeing 747-8

ICAO Type Designator
B748

A Polar Air Cargo Boeing 747-8 freighter, registration N857GT performing flight PO-213 from Cincinnati,KY (USA) to Tokyo Narita (Japan), was nearing the top of descent towards Tokyo about 40 minutes prior to estimated landing when the crew reported a hydraulic failure. The aircraft continued for a safe landing on runway 16R and stopped on the runway with open gear doors.

The runway was closed for about an hour until the aircraft was towed off the runway.

The aircraft is still on the ground in Tokyo about 20.5 hours after landing.
Aircraft Registration Data
Registration mark
N857GT
Country of Registration
United States
Date of Registration
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Manufacturer
BOEING
Aircraft Model / Type
747-87UF
Number of Seats
ICAO Aircraft Type
B748
Year of Manufacture
Serial Number
Aircraft Address / Mode S Code (HEX)
Engine Count
Engine Manufacturer
Engine Model
Engine Type
Pounds of Thrust
Main Owner
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 30, 2022

Classification
Incident

Flight number
PO-213

Aircraft Registration
N857GT

Aircraft Type
Boeing 747-8

ICAO Type Designator
B748

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