British Airways A319 at London on May 5th 2016, shrieking sounds during go-around
Last Update: May 6, 2016 / 19:48:03 GMT/Zulu time
Passengers reported they were frightened by the shrieking noise, the aircraft climbed again, the lead flight attendants was called to the cockpit while the other flight attendants were looking for the source of the sound throughout the aft cabin. It subsequently emerged, that there was a problem with the landing gear on first approach, the second approach succeeded. The shrieking sounds occurred during gear retraction for the go-around.
The airline reported the crew detected a minor technical fault, emergency services received the flight as a precaution.
The occurrence aircraft remained on the ground in London for 17 hours, then resumed service.
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