Lufthansa A343 at Frankfurt on Apr 3rd 2022, flaps problems on departure

Last Update: April 6, 2022 / 16:17:11 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 3, 2022

Classification
Incident

Airline
Lufthansa

Flight number
LH-778

Aircraft Registration
D-AIGU

Aircraft Type
Airbus A340-300

ICAO Type Designator
A343

A Lufthansa Airbus A340-300, registration D-AIGU performing flight LH-778 from Frankfurt/Main (Germany) to Singapore (Singapore), was climbing out of Frankfurt's runway 18 when the crew stopped the climb at FL140 due to problems with the flaps, entered a hold to dump fuel and returned to Frankfurt for a safe landing on runway 25C about 105 minutes after departure.

The aircraft remained on the ground for about 17 hours, then departed as flight LH-778D and reached Singapore with a delay of about 20 hours.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 3, 2022

Classification
Incident

Airline
Lufthansa

Flight number
LH-778

Aircraft Registration
D-AIGU

Aircraft Type
Airbus A340-300

ICAO Type Designator
A343

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