Emirates A388 at Manchester on Mar 2nd 2013, loss of nose wheel steering

Last Update: March 4, 2013 / 15:21:56 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 2, 2013

Classification
Incident

Flight number
EK-17

Aircraft Registration
A6-EDK

Aircraft Type
Airbus A380-800

ICAO Type Designator
A388

An Emirates Airlines Airbus A380-800, registration A6-EDK performing flight EK-17 from Dubai (United Arab Emirates) to Manchester,EN (UK), landed on Manchester's runway 05L but needed to stop on the runway after landing due to the loss of nose wheel steering. The aircraft was towed to the apron about 20 minutes later.

The incident aircraft was able to depart for its return EK-18 with a delay of 70 minutes.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 2, 2013

Classification
Incident

Flight number
EK-17

Aircraft Registration
A6-EDK

Aircraft Type
Airbus A380-800

ICAO Type Designator
A388

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