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Fecha:jueves 10 noviembre 2016
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic MD11 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas MD-11F
Operador:Lufthansa Cargo
Registración: D-ALCM
Numéro de série: 48805/645
Año de Construcción: 2000
Horas Totales de la Célula:69139
Motores: 3 General Electric CF6-80C2D1F
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 2
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 2
Daños en la Aeronave: Considerable
Consecuencias: Repaired
Ubicación:Buenos Aires/Ezeiza-Ministro Pistarini Airport, BA (EZE) (   Argentina)
Fase: Aterrizaje (LDG)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Curitiba-Afonso Pena International Airport, PR (CWB/SBCT), Brasil
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Buenos Aires/Ezeiza-Ministro Pistarini Airport, BA (EZE/SAEZ), Argentina
Número de Vuelo:LH8273
A McDonnell Douglas MD-11F aircraft, D-ALCM, sustained damage at Buenos Aires/Ezeiza-Ministro Pistarini Airport, Argentina after the losing one of the nose landing gear tyres. The aircraft operated flight LH8273 from Curitiba, Brazil and landed on runway 29 at Buenos Aires/Ezeiza at 12:42 hours local time.
The Argentine accident investigation board stated the aircraft experienced an apparent loss of the left hand nose landing gear tyre, which then struck the central ventral fuselage, causing considerable damage.

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Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: JIAAC Argentina
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 2 years
Accident number: 515760/2016
Download report: Final report
Language: Spanish


METAR Weather report:
15:00 UTC / 12:00 local time:
SAEZ 101500Z 29015KT CAVOK 27/07 Q1008

16:00 UTC / 13:00 local time:
SAEZ 101600Z 34013KT 280V020 CAVOK 29/05 Q1007

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JIAAC issued 1 Safety Recommendation

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Distance from Curitiba-Afonso Pena International Airport, PR to Buenos Aires/Ezeiza-Ministro Pistarini Airport, BA as the crow flies is 1364 km (852 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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