Fedex A306 near Wichita on May 3rd 2016, hydraulic failure

Last Update: May 3, 2016 / 21:04:49 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 3, 2016

Classification
Incident

Airline
Fedex

Aircraft Registration
N690FE

Aircraft Type
Airbus A300

ICAO Type Designator
A306

A Fedex Federal Express Airbus A300-600, registration N690FE performing freight flight FX-3022 from Oakland,CA to Newark,NJ (USA) with 2 crew, was enroute at FL370 about 90nm southwest of Wichita,KS (USA) when the crew decided to divert to Wichita due to a hydraulic failure, requested the longest runway available and were offered runway 19R. The crew landed safely on runway 19R about 20 minutes after leaving FL370.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 3, 2016

Classification
Incident

Airline
Fedex

Aircraft Registration
N690FE

Aircraft Type
Airbus A300

ICAO Type Designator
A306

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