Plane File Number BEA2018-0841 Serious incident, AD Jeddah, on 24 November 2018, AIRBUS - A320, HZ-AS23

Serious incident to the Airbus A320 registered HZ-AS23 and operated by Saudi Arabian Airlines on 24/11/2018 at Jeddah [Investigation led by AIB / Saudi Arabia]

Summary

Preliminary data based on the notification from the Saudi Arabian authorities:

After landing and during taxi-in to assigned parking spot 3-6, the outer wheel half of number 2 wheel assembly was forcedly ejected, along with tire n°2. Settled at distance of approximately 100ft from the aircraft position. The aircraft continued taxing to parking stand.