Darwin SB20 at Lugano on Jun 1st 2016, unsafe nose gear

Last Update: June 2, 2016 / 22:39:54 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 1, 2016

Classification
Incident

Flight number
F7-17

Aircraft Registration
HB-IZJ

Aircraft Type
SAAB 2000

ICAO Type Designator
SB20

A Darwin Airlines Saab 2000, registration HB-IZJ performing flight F7-17 from Geneva to Lugano (Switzerland), was on approach to Lugano when the crew received an unsafe indication for the nose gear and aborted the approach to Lugano. The crew decided to divert to Milan Malpensa (Italy) where the aircraft landed safely with all gear down about 20 minutes later.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground about 28 hours after landing.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 1, 2016

Classification
Incident

Flight number
F7-17

Aircraft Registration
HB-IZJ

Aircraft Type
SAAB 2000

ICAO Type Designator
SB20

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