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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 147026
Last updated: 27 November 2021
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Date:14-DEC-1981
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CONC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale / BAC Concorde 102
Owner/operator:British Airways
Registration: G-BOAD
MSN: 210
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 91
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:New York-John F. Kennedy International Airport, NY (JFK) -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:New York-John F. Kennedy International Airport, NY (JFK)
Destination airport:London Heathrow Airport (LHR/EGLL)
Narrative:
After takeoff from New York the left main gear failed to retract because the gear truck wasn't level. The aircraft returned to New York. It was discovered that the pitch dampers were low in nitrogen.


Sources:

http://www.concordesst.com/accident/past.html

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

5 Feb 1980 G-BOAD British Airways 0 London unk
20 Sep 1981 G-BOAD British Airways 0 New York-John F. Kennedy International Airport, NY (JFK) unk
11 Jul 1984 G-BOAD British Airways 0 London unk


Images:

Photo of G-BOAD courtesy AirHistory.net


New York / USS Intrepid [ Off-Airport ]
18 October 2013; (c) Juhani Sipilä

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Jul-2012 07:22 harro Added
09-Dec-2015 23:28 Dr.John Smith Updated [Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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