Singapore A388 near Prague on Jun 14th 2012, hydraulic problems

Last Update: June 14, 2012 / 20:37:47 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 14, 2012

Flight number
SQ-25

Aircraft Registration
9V-SKE

Aircraft Type
Airbus A380-800

ICAO Type Designator
A388

A Singapore Airlines Airbus A380-800, registration 9V-SKE performing flight SQ-25 from Frankfurt/Main (Germany) to Singapore (Singapore), was enroute at FL310 about 70nm east of Prague (Czech Republic) when the crew decided to return to Frankfurt reporting hydraulic problems. The aircraft dumped fuel on the way back and performed a manual gear extension. The aircraft landed safely on Frankfurt's runway 25C about 70 minutes later, vacated the runway and stopped just past the hold short line surrounded by emergency services.

The flight is currently estimated to depart Frankfurt on Jun 15th 11:00L with a delay of 22.5 hours.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 14, 2012

Flight number
SQ-25

Aircraft Registration
9V-SKE

Aircraft Type
Airbus A380-800

ICAO Type Designator
A388

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