PIA B773 at New York on Sep 8th 2015, gear did not retract
Last Update: September 10, 2015 / 12:39:09 GMT/Zulu time
The occurrence aircraft was able to depart after about 3:20 hours on the ground and is estimated to reach Lahore with a delay of 4:40 hours.
On Sep 10th 2015 The Aviation Herald learned that a maintenance engineer had installed a nose gear pin, maintenance was continued by the next shift who did not remove the gear pin. The gear pin did not carry the red tags and thus were invisible during the walk around by ground personnel and the flight crew.
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