American B772 at Dallas on Apr 13th 2022, tyre damage on departure

Last Update: April 19, 2022 / 15:05:10 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 13, 2022

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AA-36

Destination
Madrid, Spain

Aircraft Registration
N794AN

Aircraft Type
Boeing 777-200

ICAO Type Designator
B772

An American Airlines Boeing 777-200, registration N794AN performing flight AA-36 from Dallas Ft. Worth,TX (USA) to Madrid,SP (Spain), had climbed to FL330 and was enroute about 260nm southeast of Dallas when the crew decided to return to Dallas. The aircraft descended to FL300 for the return. The aircraft was awaited by emergency services when it landed in Ft. Worth's runway 36R about 2.5 hours after departure.

A passenger reported the captain announced about 1.5 hours after departure they needed to return to Dallas due to an issue. The aircraft dumped fuel for about 40 minutes and landed back in Dallas. After landing the captain announced they had received indication of some flat tyres, emergency services just confirmed they did indeed have some flat tyres. The aircraft was towed to the terminal where passengers disembarked normally. A replacement aircraft was boarded, however, the flight was then cancelled officially because of catering.
Aircraft Registration Data
Registration mark
N794AN
Country of Registration
United States
Date of Registration
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Manufacturer
BOEING
Aircraft Model / Type
777-223
Number of Seats
ICAO Aircraft Type
B772
Year of Manufacture
Serial Number
Aircraft Address / Mode S Code (HEX)
Engine Count
Engine Manufacturer
Engine Model
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Pounds of Thrust
Main Owner
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 13, 2022

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AA-36

Destination
Madrid, Spain

Aircraft Registration
N794AN

Aircraft Type
Boeing 777-200

ICAO Type Designator
B772

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