Iran A320 at Tehran on Aug 18th 2014, hydraulic failure

Last Update: August 18, 2014 / 22:22:25 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 18, 2014

Classification
Incident

Airline
Iran Air

Flight number
IR-409

Destination
Bushehr, Iran

Aircraft Registration
EP-IEB

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

An Iran Air Airbus A320-200, registration EP-IEB performing flight IR-409 from Tehran Mehrabad to Bushehr (Iran) with 48 people on board, was in the initial climb out of Mehrabad Airport when the crew was unable to retract the landing gear due to a hydraulic failure. The aircraft returned to Mehrabad Airport for a safe landing about 50 minutes after departure.

Following repairs the occurrence aircraft was able to depart again and reached Bushehr with a delay of 6 hours.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 18, 2014

Classification
Incident

Airline
Iran Air

Flight number
IR-409

Destination
Bushehr, Iran

Aircraft Registration
EP-IEB

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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