ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 142342
Last updated: 24 October 2014
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Date:07-FEB-2012
Time:11.30
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-214
Owner/operator:Thomas Cook Airlines
Registration: G-DHJZ
C/n / msn: 1965
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 175
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: None
Location:Belfast International Airport (BFS/EGAA) -   United Kingdom
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Belfast International Airport (BFS/EGAA)
Destination airport:Tenerife-Sur Reina Sofia Airport (TFS/GCTS)
Narrative:
Thomas Cook Airlines Flight TCX 8126 returned to land at Belfast International Airport (BFS/EGAA) after the undercarriage failed to retract after takeoff.
The airplane circled for about two hours to burn off fuel until a safe landing was carried out.

Sources:
http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/local-national/northern-ireland/emergency-landing-at-belfast-international-airport-16114552.html
http://news.sky.com/home/uk-news/article/16164822
http://www.newsletter.co.uk/news/local/plane_makes_emergency_landing_at_belfast_airport_1_3495602


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Feb-2012 12:30 timpman Added
07-Feb-2012 12:35 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
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