Easyjet A319 at London on Jul 24th 2022, hydraulic leak

Last Update: July 26, 2022 / 19:42:35 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 24, 2022

Classification
Incident

Airline
Easyjet

Flight number
U2-8941

Destination
Tirana, Albania

Aircraft Registration
G-EZDR

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

An Easyjet Airbus A319-100, registration G-EZDR performing flight U2-8941 from London Gatwick,EN (UK) to Tirana (Albania), was climbing out of Gatwick's runway 26L when the crew stopped the climb at FL070 reporting hydraulic problems. The crew decided to return to Gatwick, performed an alternate gear extension and landed safely on runway 26L about 25 minutes after departure, vacated the runway and stopped on the adjacent taxiway. The crew subsequently advised they had lost all green hydraulic fluid and queried emergency service whether any fluids were visible on gear or fuselage.

A replacement A319-100 registration G-EZDH reached Tirana with a delay of about 3:15 hours.

The occurrence aircraft returned to service about 45 hours after landing back.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 24, 2022

Classification
Incident

Airline
Easyjet

Flight number
U2-8941

Destination
Tirana, Albania

Aircraft Registration
G-EZDR

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

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