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Kish Air Tu-154 contacts construction equipment on landing Dubai
26 June 2006

A Kish Airlines Tupolev 154M (EP-LBR) sustained damage on landing at Dubai Airport (DXB). Flight 7106 coming from Tabriz (TBZ) hit building materials when it landed on a runway that was being upgraded. The aircraft`s landing gear suffered damage and a suspected fuel leak had been attended to immediately by ARFF. None of the 70 passengers and 12 crew members were injured. The airplane probably contacted the construction equipment being used for the extension of runway 12R. (Khaleej Times)