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Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 737-8H6 (WL)
Owner/operator:Malaysia Airlines
Registration: 9M-MXJ
MSN: 40137/4131
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 166
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL/WMKK) -   Malaysia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL/WMKK)
Destination airport:Bangalore-Hindustan Airport (BLR/VOBG)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Malaysia Airlines flight MH192 departed from runway 32R at Kuala Lumpur International Airport at 22.20 local time, April 20, bound for Bangalore. The flight was carrying a total number of 166 people on board which include 159 passengers and 7 crew members.
On takeoff the flight crew felt heavy vibrations. At 22:22, MH2626 which was lining up for departure reported sighting tyre debris on the runway. Shortly afterwards flight MH192 reported to the controller that they had suffered a burst tyre on takeoff.
The airplane entered a holding pattern over sea to the west of Kuala Lumpur and performed a low pass at 23:32. The flight continued to hold until 01:20. At 01:31, another low fly past was made. Finally at a safe landing was made on runway 32L at 01:57, April 21.
Preliminary investigation findings identified that the No. 3 main wheel had burst during take off.




Revision history:

20-Apr-2014 18:09 harro Added
20-Apr-2014 18:11 harro Updated [Date, Time, Embed code, Narrative]
20-Apr-2014 18:14 harro Updated [Embed code, Narrative, Photo, ]
20-Apr-2014 18:32 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
23-Apr-2014 17:32 harro Updated [Time, Phase, Damage, Narrative]

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