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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 216190
Last updated: 3 December 2021
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Time:c. 22:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic E170 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer ERJ-175STD (ERJ-170-200)
Owner/operator:Alitalia Cityliner
Registration: EI-RDM
MSN: 17000346
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Aircraft missing
Category:Serious incident
Location:Roma-Fiumicino Airport (FCO/LIRF) -   Italy
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Roma-Fiumicino Airport (FCO/LIRF)
Destination airport:Genève-Cointrin Airport (GVA/LSGG)
Investigating agency: ANSV
Flight AZ568 took off from Roma-Fiumicino Airport at 21:41 hours local time. Vibrations were felt from the right-hand main gear, but the takeoff was continued. The climb was stopped ten minutes later, when passing FL200. The aircraft returned and landed back at Fiumicino at 22:17 hours. It appeared both tires of the right-hand main landing gear had failed. Additional damage was caused to the right hand wing flaps.

Dutch Safety Board


Photo of EI-RDM courtesy

Düsseldorf - International (EDDL / DUS)
31 May 2019; (c) Danny Grew

Revision history:

11-Oct-2018 18:44 harro Added
21-Mar-2019 18:08 harro Updated [Phase, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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