Aircraft News - Latin America / Caribbean.


New York, Delray Beach (AirGuideBusiness - Aircraft News Latin America / Caribbean) Mon, Jan 5, 2015

American Boeing 763 at Rio de Janeiro on Dec 30th 2014, blew all right main tyres on landing and taxied to gate An American Airlines Boeing 767-300, registration N380AN performing flight AA-251, departed Dec 29th from Dallas Ft. Worth,TX (USA) to Rio de Janeiro,RJ (Brazil), landed on Galeao Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport's runway 15 but blew all 4 right main gear tyres. The aircraft did not stop but taxied to the gate at high engine power with smoke trailing the right main gear. Runway, taxiway and apron surfaces received scratches. The airline reported the aircraft landed normally and taxied to the gate. It was then discovered that the tyres had blown...

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