Tires of Qazaq Air plane burst at Almaty airport
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The tires of the Qazaq Air plane burst at the Almaty airport, Kazpravda.kz reports.
According to preliminary data, the incident occurred during the landing of an aircraft that was flying from Nur-Sultan. No casualties were reported. Social media users write that the day before the same situation happened with the Qazaq Air plane, which was supposed to operate the Nur-Sultan - Shymkent flight.
"On February 12, at 23:20 Nur-Sultan time, an aviation incident occurred with a Qazaq Air plane (flight QAZ427 on the Nur-Sultan-Shymkent route). The takeoff of the aircraft was interrupted due to a broken front landing gear tire, the mileage was 700 meters. The aircraft was towed to the parking lot.
On February 13 at 08:12, during an inspection after landing of another Qazaq Air aircraft, which operated a regular QAZ353 flight on the Nur-Sultan - Almaty route, both pneumatic tires of the right landing gear were destroyed. All passengers of the plane were evacuated, no injuries were reported.
These aviation incidents will be investigated by the Aviation Accident and Incident Investigation Department of the RK MIID," the RK Civil Aviation Committee said later.
Recall that on December 27, 2019, a Bek Air plane crashed outside the airfield in the Almaty region, there were 95 passengers on board. The death of 12 people was officially confirmed. According to RK MIID, the plane collided with a two-story structure.