EMERGENCY Malaysian Airlines #MH725 tyre bursts on landing in Jakarta

©Muhammad Giri Jaya

Malaysia Airlines flight #MH725 landed safely at the Soekarno-Hatta Airport in Jakarta despite suffering a damaged tyre yesterday.

The plane landed on the tarmac amid heavy rain in Jakarta. There were no injuries to passengers or crew, according to a statement published by the airline on its Facebook page.

“Flight MH725 experienced a suspected tyre burst upon landing amid heavy rain. The aircraft landed safely and is currently awaiting inspection by airport authorities” said Malaysia Airlines late yesterday.

Following the incident, Malaysia Airlines cancelled flight MH724, which was schedule to depart at 7.50pm yesterday from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur. Passengers were reallocated to other flights. – June 14, 2017.

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