British Airways A320 at London on Jul 2nd 2015, unsafe gear

Last Update: July 2, 2015 / 20:04:03 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 2, 2015

Classification
Incident

Flight number
BA-479

Aircraft Registration
G-TTOE

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

A British Airways Airbus A320-200, registration G-TTOE performing flight BA-479 from Barcelona,SP (Spain) to London Heathrow,EN (UK), was on final approach to Heathrow's runway 27R when the crew initiated a go around from about 1100 feet MSL due to an unsafe gear indication. The aircraft positioned for another approach to runway 27R, the crew performed an alternate gear extension and landed safely on runway 27R about 30 minutes later.

The aircraft is still on the ground in London about 6.5 hours after landing.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 2, 2015

Classification
Incident

Flight number
BA-479

Aircraft Registration
G-TTOE

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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