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Plane lands on Hanoi with damaged wheel

By Hoang Phong   June 25, 2022 | 04:02 pm PT
Plane lands on Hanoi with damaged wheel
A plane's wheels. Illustration photo by Pixabay
A plane taking off from the Central Highlands' Da Lat Town to Hanoi on Saturday has a damaged wheel, but landed safely anyway.

The Airbus 320 just took off from Da Lat's Lien Khuong Airport at noon when an airport employee discovered a piece of rubber on the ground, suspected to be a piece of a plane wheel.

The discovery was communicated to Hanoi's Noi Bai Airport, where the plane safely landed on at around 12:13 p.m.

A representative of the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam said authorities have requested technicians to perform a check-up and discovered that one wheel of the plane was indeed damaged. However, its internal pressure remained at normal levels.

An investigation is ongoing.

 
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