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Wings AT72 at Nabire on Nov 13th 2017, structural failure of nose gear

  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 12:43

A Wings Abadi Avions de Transport Regional ATR-72-212A, registration PK-WFP performing flight IW-1600 from Ambon to Nabire with 58 people on board, landed on Nabire's runway 16 at about 09:35L when the aircraft developed severe vibrations from the nose gear and became disabled on the runway about 1100 meters/3600 feet down the runway. There were no injuries, the torque link of the nose gear was found fractured.

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