British Airways A320 at London on Aug 23rd 2015, gear problem

Last Update: August 24, 2015 / 22:13:29 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 23, 2015

Classification
Incident

Flight number
BA-356

Destination
Nice, France

Aircraft Registration
G-EUUR

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

A British Airways Airbus A320-200, registration G-EUUR performing flight BA-356 from London Heathrow,EN (UK) to Nice (France), was climbing out of Heathrow's runway 27L to 4000 feet when the crew declared PAN PAN reporting problems with the landing gear. The crew subsequently explained they had the landing gear still locked down and had lost autopilot and autothrust systems. The aircraft entered a hold at FL080, the crew reported they were manually flying the aircraft, no problems otherwise. The aircraft landed safely back on Heathrow's runway 27R about 45 minutes after departure.

The flight was cancelled.

The occurrence aircraft resumed service 25 hours after landing.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 23, 2015

Classification
Incident

Flight number
BA-356

Destination
Nice, France

Aircraft Registration
G-EUUR

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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