Boeing 747-443, G-VROM, 8 October 2006

Boeing 747-443, G-VROM

Summary:

Following an instruction to take up the hold prior to commencing approach at London (Gatwick) Airport, the commander declared an emergency to avoid landing with Final Reserve Fuel. The aircraft was given priority for the approach, and the final landing was achieved with 7 tonnes of fuel. Company Reserve Fuel was 7.4 tonnes and the Final Reserve Fuel was 3.9 tonnes.

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