Air Berlin B738 at Munich on May 27th 2014, unsafe gear

Last Update: May 27, 2014 / 21:52:49 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 27, 2014

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Berlin

Flight number
AB-6199

Destination
Munich, Germany

Aircraft Registration
D-ABMI

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

An Air Berlin Boeing 737-800, registration D-ABMI performing flight AB-6199 from Berlin Tegel to Munich (Germany), was on final approach to runway 26R descending through 2100 feet MSL (about 600 feet AGL) when the crew initiated a go around, joined a right hand downwind to position for another approach and landed safely on runway 26R about 12 minutes later.

A passenger reported that shortly before touchdown the aircraft initiated a go-around, the crew subsequently announced they had a technical problem with the landing gear that should now be solved.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 27, 2014

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Berlin

Flight number
AB-6199

Destination
Munich, Germany

Aircraft Registration
D-ABMI

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

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