LATAM Airbus A321 Bursts Tyre on Landing


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LATAM Airbus A321, performing flight from Rio de Janeiro to Brasilia, landed on Brasilia’s runway 11L but burst the inboard right main tyre during roll out, debris of the tyre impacted the underside of the wing, wheel well and fuselage.

The aircraft rolled out without further incident, vacated the runway and stopped past the hold short line, while emergency services responded and joined the aircraft for an inspection. The passengers disembarked onto the taxiway via stairs and were bussed to the terminal.