AAIB investigation to Airbus A320, EI-CVB

Vehicle incursion of runway occupied by aircraft, London Gatwick Airport, 3 February 2018.


A vehicle carrying out a runway inspection was cleared onto the active runway ahead of an aircraft decelerating after landing. The investigation identified shortcomings in runway inspection procedures and the management of the internal review conducted after the incident. One Safety Recommendation is made.

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Published 22 August 2019