Argentinas A332 at Ushuaia on Sep 3rd 2022, runway excursion on backtrack but departed

Last Update: September 6, 2022 / 15:26:02 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Sep 3, 2022

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AR-1881

Aircraft Registration
LV-GKP

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-200

ICAO Type Designator
A332

An Aerolineas Argentinas Airbus A330-200, registration LV-GKP performing flight AR-1881 from Ushuaia,TF to Buenos Aires Ezeiza,BA (Argentina), was taxiing for departure and entered the runway at taxiway B (near the threshold of runway 07) and turned right backtracking runway 07 for a full length departure. While turning around on the turnpad the aircraft temporarily went off paved surface with one of the gear struts at about 20:21L (23:21Z), continued the turn, lined up and departed. The aircraft landed safely in Ezeiza about 3 hours after departure.

The aircraft remained on the ground in Buenos Aires for about 9 hours, then continued service.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Sep 3, 2022

Classification
Incident

Flight number
AR-1881

Aircraft Registration
LV-GKP

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-200

ICAO Type Designator
A332

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