Flight miraculously lands safely with no entrance touchdown gear – ABC Information

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Passengers on a Myanmar Nationwide Airways flight have a superb flight crew to thank for miraculously touchdown safely after the aircraft’s entrance touchdown gear didn’t deploy.

Flight UB103 touched down at Mandalay Worldwide Airport at 9:09 a.m. native time with all 82 passengers and 7 crew members capable of safely evacuate the aircraft after it scraped its nostril down the runway and got here to an ideal cease.

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A Myanmar Nationwide Airways flight to Mandalay Worldwide Airport landed with out its entrance touchdown gear on Sunday, Could 12, 2019. Nobody on the aircraft was injured.
PHOTO: Rescue team gather near a plane of Myanmar National Airline (MNA) after an accident at Mandalay International airport Sunday, May 12, 2019, in Mandalay, Myanmar.Aung Thura by way of AP

Rescue group collect close to a aircraft of Myanmar Nationwide Airline (MNA) after an accident at Mandalay Worldwide airport Sunday, Could 12, 2019, in Mandalay, Myanmar.

On strategy, the captain tried to deploy the entrance touchdown gear, however discovered it was malfunctioning and couldn’t be activated, the airline mentioned in a press release.

After circling the airport to burn off gas, the captain got here in for a touchdown with no entrance wheel.

Video shot from contained in the airport confirmed the aircraft touchdown on its again wheels, steadying after which finally coming down on its nostril — sending a bathe of sparks down the runway. Miraculously, it slid to a cease earlier than passengers have been capable of be evacuated by inflatable slide.

PHOTO: The crew of Flight UB103, a Myanmar National Airlines flight to Mandalay International Airport, landed without its front landing gear on Sunday, May 12, 2019. No one on the plane was injured.Myanmar Nationwide Airways

The crew of Flight UB103, a Myanmar Nationwide Airways flight to Mandalay Worldwide Airport, landed with out its entrance touchdown gear on Sunday, Could 12, 2019. Nobody on the aircraft was injured.

“Myanmar Nationwide Airways want to categorical our deepest appreciation to all of the passengers onboard and our crews,” the airline mentioned within the assertion.

The aircraft, an Embraer 190, had taken off from Yangon, Myanmar, about an hour flight south of Mandalay.

The airline counseled Capt. Myat Moe Aung, first officers Myo Thiha Aung and Kaung Set Lwin, purser Cherry Myint and three attendants for safely touchdown the aircraft.

ABC Information’ Ahmad Hemingway and Will Gretsky contributed to this report.

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