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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 268360
Last updated: 19 October 2021
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Date:04-OCT-2021
Time:17:05 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B753 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 757-324 (WL)
Owner/operator:United Airlines
Registration: N56859
MSN: 32818/1043
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 207
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Orlando International Airport, FL (MCO/KMCO) -   United States of America
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Washington-Dulles International Airport, DC (IAD/KIAD)
Destination airport:Orlando International Airport, FL (MCO/KMCO)
Narrative:
United Airlines flight UA2098, a Boeing 757-324, experienced a right landing gear tire fire while taxiing to the gate.

Sources:

FAA
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/n56859#2962ac8b


Images:

Photo of N56859 courtesy AirHistory.net


Los Angeles - International (KLAX / LAX)
25 November 2016; (c) Danny Grew

Revision history:

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05-Oct-2021 15:22 harro Added

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