Safety Report – 08/08/2008

Date & Time: 08/07/2008 21:32
Location: Dallas Fort Worth, TX
Aircraft Type: McDonnell Douglas MD-82 (DC-9-82) Registration: N557AN
Operator: American Airlines
Phase: Take-off
Damage: Minor
Injuries & Fatalities: None
Description: On take-off the left main tire blew, ripping a 12 inch by 4 inch hole in the bottom of the left wing

Source: FAA
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