Swiss RJ1H at London on Feb 6th 2013, unsafe gear

Last Update: February 6, 2013 / 22:27:36 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 6, 2013

Classification
Incident

Airline
Swiss

Flight number
LX-460

Aircraft Registration
HB-IYQ

ICAO Type Designator
RJ1H

A Swiss European Airlines Avro RJ-100, registration HB-IYQ performing flight LX-460 from Zurich (Switzerland) to London City,EN (UK), aborted the approach to London City Airport's runway 27 due to an unsafe gear indication, went around from about 1600 feet and diverted to London Stansted Airport for a safe landing on runway 04 about 30 minutes later.

A passenger reported the captain announced a go-around, about 10 minutes later the captain explained that the go-around had been due to a problem with the landing gear, another 15 minutes later the captain announced they were diverting to Stansted. Emergency services were on stand by for the safe landing.
Aircraft Registration Data
Registration mark
HB-IYQ
Country of Registration
Switzerland
Date of Registration
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Certification Basis
Airworthyness Category
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Legal Basis
TCDS Ident. No.
Manufacturer
BRITISH AEROSPACE (REGIONAL AIRCRAFT) LTD
Aircraft Model / Type
AVRO 146-RJ100
ICAO Aircraft Type
RJ1H
Year of Manufacture
Serial Number
Aircraft Address / Mode S Code (HEX)
Max. Operational Passenger Seating Capacity (MOPSC), indicative
Minimum Crew
Maximum Take off Mass (MTOM) [kg]
Engine Count
Engine
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 6, 2013

Classification
Incident

Airline
Swiss

Flight number
LX-460

Aircraft Registration
HB-IYQ

ICAO Type Designator
RJ1H

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