British Airways A321 at Amsterdam on Apr 14th 2017, nose gear steering problem

Last Update: April 14, 2017 / 21:33:15 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 14, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
BA-438

Aircraft Registration
G-MEDL

Aircraft Type
Airbus A321

ICAO Type Designator
A321

A British Airways Airbus A321-200, registration G-MEDL performing flight BA-438 from London Heathrow,EN (UK) to Amsterdam (Netherlands), was on final approach to Amsterdam's runway 18R when the crew went around from low height reporting a nose gear steering indication. The aircraft positioned for another approach to runway 18R, landed safely and was unable to vacate the runway. The next arrival was instructed to go around.

The aircraft was towed to the apron.

The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground in Amsterdam about 7 hours after landing. The return flight BA-439 was cancelled.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Apr 14, 2017

Classification
Incident

Flight number
BA-438

Aircraft Registration
G-MEDL

Aircraft Type
Airbus A321

ICAO Type Designator
A321

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