Sunstate DH8D at Sydney on Jan 15th 2017, burst both left main tyres on landing

Last Update: January 16, 2017 / 22:26:21 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 15, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
QF-2123

ICAO Type Designator
DH8D

Aircraft Registration
VH-QOV

A Sunstate Airlines de Havilland Dash 8-400 on behalf of Qantas, registration VH-QOV performing flight QF-2123 from Toowoomba,QL to Sydney,NS (Australia), landed on Sydney's runway 16L but blew both left hand main tyres, rolled out without further incident, attempted to vacate the runway but became disabled within the runway protected area. The aircraft was towed off the runway.

Sydney Airport reported the runway remained closed for about 50 minutes as result.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 15, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
QF-2123

ICAO Type Designator
DH8D

Aircraft Registration
VH-QOV

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