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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 206166
Last updated: 14 October 2021
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Date:08-FEB-2018
Time:11:18 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B736 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-600
Owner/operator:Air Algerie
Registration: 7T-VJR
MSN: 30545/1131
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Toulouse-Blagnac airport ((TLS) -   France
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Toulouse-Blagnac airport ((TLS)
Destination airport:Ahmed Ben Bella, Oran airport (ORN)
Narrative:
Flight AH1077.
The aircraft loses a nose wheel on takeoff from Toulouse.
"At this point we do not open an investigation, we coordinate with the Algerian authorities, the plane arrived in Algeria," said a spokeswoman for the BEA. According to initial findings, the aircraft "on take-off would have lost a metal piece that would belong to the nose wheel" that is to say "an element of the landing gear located under the nose of the aircraft", has we specify from the same source. The direction of the airport of Toulouse indicated that "a wheel axle sectioned was found on the runaway, but not the wheel" after takeoff of the aircraft.
Pilots decided to continue the flight. On arrival at Ahmed Ben Bella airport in Oran, the pilot obviously encountered enormous difficulties in stabilizing the aircraft during contact with the runway.


Sources:

https://www.ladepeche.fr/article-amp/2018/02/13/2741751-avion-air-algerie-perd-roue-decollage-aeroport-toulouse.html
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https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/7t-vjr#105df2fd

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Photo of 7T-VJR courtesy AirHistory.net


Lisbon (LPPT / LIS)
21 June 2019; (c) Kas van Zonneveld


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