United B752 near Boston on Mar 18th 2016, unreliable standby gyro

Last Update: March 18, 2016 / 21:17:57 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 18, 2016

Classification
Incident

Airline
United

Flight number
UA-126

Destination
Dublin, Ireland

Aircraft Registration
N58101

Aircraft Type
Boeing 757-200

ICAO Type Designator
B752

A United Boeing 757-200, registration N58101 performing flight UA-126 (dep Mar 17th) from Washington Dulles,DC (USA) to Dublin (Ireland), was enroute at FL350 about 90nm northeast of Boston,MA (USA) when the crew decided to return to Washington reporting an unreliable standby attitude gyro. The aircraft entered a hold to burn off fuel and landed safely in Washington about 4:20 hours after deciding to return to Washington.

The rotation UA-126/UA-127 was cancelled.
Aircraft Registration Data
Registration mark
N58101
Country of Registration
United States
Date of Registration
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Manufacturer
BOEING
Aircraft Model / Type
757-224
Number of Seats
ICAO Aircraft Type
B752
Year of Manufacture
Serial Number
Aircraft Address / Mode S Code (HEX)
Engine Count
Engine Manufacturer
Engine Model
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Engine Type
Pounds of Thrust
Main Owner
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 18, 2016

Classification
Incident

Airline
United

Flight number
UA-126

Destination
Dublin, Ireland

Aircraft Registration
N58101

Aircraft Type
Boeing 757-200

ICAO Type Designator
B752

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