INCIDENT A Virgin Atlantic Airbus A350-1000 has been damaged by tug at London Heathrow

07/10/2020

Virgin Atlantic Airbus A350-1000 “Queen of Hearts” has been damaged at London Heathrow.

The nose gear of the aircraft has been damaged during tug maneuver. The pins holding a bar on the gear that the tow bar attaches to have fallen out.

The right hand tyre of the front landing gear was damaged during the incident.

The Airbus A350-1000 (reg. G-VJAM) was at London Heathrow after operating flight VS24 from Los Angeles.

The aircraft was delivered to Virgin Atlantic on on 9th December 2019.

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