Incident Dornier 228-212 8Q-IAS, Thursday 29 January 2009
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Date:Thursday 29 January 2009
Type:Silhouette image of generic D228 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Dornier 228-212
Registration: 8Q-IAS
MSN: 8239
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Malé-Velana International Airport (MLE/VRMM) -   Maldives
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Malé-Velana International Airport (MLE/VRMM)
Destination airport:Hanimaadhoo (HAQ)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The flight Q2-406 entered a holding pattern to burn off fuel and returned to Male International Airport when the main undercarriage did not retract after takeoff. The landing was safe.


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