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Vietjet A321 incident 29/11/18

Old 30th Nov 2018, 03:56
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Vietjet A321 incident 29/11/18

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Old 30th Nov 2018, 04:41
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Incident or accident ?
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Old 30th Nov 2018, 08:45
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Photos captured by passengers show that the plane apparently landed with its wing, with all emergency slides inflated.
Must be the Vietnamese version of our DM
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Hospitalized
suggests satisfying the definition of "accident".
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The ultimate torture: standing beside the runway as the nosegear leg went scraping past!
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with the giant caveat that we donít know all the facts yet.

But evacuating because of burst nose gear tyres on landing 😱
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Flightglobal calling it a hard landing. Aircraft only 2 weeks old https://www.flightglobal.com/news/ar...n-hard-454036/
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One of nose wheel assy
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with the giant caveat that we donít know all the facts yet.

But evacuating because of burst nose gear tyres on landing 😱
Not burst tyres... the WHEELS departed the gear leg

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