Flydubai B738 at Dubai on Jul 2nd 2016, rejected takeoff due to configuration warning

Last Update: July 2, 2016 / 15:27:15 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 2, 2016

Classification
Incident

Airline
Flydubai

Flight number
FZ-147

Destination
Amman, Jordan

Aircraft Registration
A6-FGA

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

A Flydubai Boeing 737-800, registration A6-FGA performing flight FZ-147 from Dubai (United Arab Emirates) to Amman (Jordan), was accelerating for takeoff from Dubai's runway 30R when the crew rejected takeoff at low speed (around 60 knots over ground) due to a takeoff configuration warning. The aircraft returned to the apron.

A replacement Boeing 737-800 registration A6-FDF reached Amman with a delay of 4 hours.

The occurrence aircraft, that made its maiden flight in April 2016, is still on the ground about 11 hours after the rejected takeoff while maintenance is replacing sensors.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 2, 2016

Classification
Incident

Airline
Flydubai

Flight number
FZ-147

Destination
Amman, Jordan

Aircraft Registration
A6-FGA

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-800

ICAO Type Designator
B738

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