Safety Report – 08/09/2011

Date: 08/05/2011 2:05 p.m
Location: Chicago O’Hare Int’l
Aircraft Type: Boeing 767-300 Registration: Unknown
Operator: American Airlines Flight: AAL41
Phase: Landing
Level of Damage: Unknown
Injuries & Fatalities: 8 passengers injured

American Airlines AAL41 Main Gear Brake Fire

American Airlines flight AAL41, on landing in Chicago the right main gear caught fire. The crew reported a fire on brake No. 7. The plane exited onto a taxiway and passengers were deplaned via slides.

Source: FAA

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