Austrian F100 at Vienna on Jun 7th 2012, could not fully retract gear

Last Update: June 8, 2012 / 12:58:54 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 7, 2012

Flight number
OS-793

Destination
Sofia, Bulgaria

Aircraft Registration
OE-LVN

Aircraft Type
Fokker 100

ICAO Type Designator
F100

An Austrian Arrows Fokker 100, registration OE-LVN performing flight OS-793 from Vienna (Austria) to Sofia (Bulgaria), was climbing out of Vienna's runway 16 when the crew received an unsafe indication for the nose gear after retracting the gear. The aircraft levelled off at 6000 feet and returned to Vienna's runway 11 for a safe landing about 20 minutes after departure.

A replacement Fokker 100 registration OE-LVH reached Sofia with a delay of 2 hours.

The airline told Austrian Wings the crew received indication that the nose gear had not completely retracted.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 7, 2012

Flight number
OS-793

Destination
Sofia, Bulgaria

Aircraft Registration
OE-LVN

Aircraft Type
Fokker 100

ICAO Type Designator
F100

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