Norra ATR 72 Burst 2 Tyres on Landing

A Norra Nordic Regional Airlines Avions de Transport Regional ATR-72-212A on behalf of Finnair landed on Helsinki’s runway 22L but burst two main tyres on landing. The crew was able to vacate the runway and stopped the aircraft on taxiway Z. Tower closed the runway for a runway inspection and sent the following approach into a go-around. The passengers disembarked onto the taxiway and were bussed to the terminal.

The aircraft was OH-ATG, performing flight AY-1074 from Riga (Latvia) to Helsinki (Finland). It returned to service around 8 hours after the landing.

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