Today morning, a British Airways Boeing 787’s nose gear collapsed at London Heathrow Airport.
On June 16th, the Boeing 787-8 (registration G-ZBJB) flew flight #BA881 from Moscow.
A British Airways 787 Dreamliner just suffered a nose gear collapse at Heathrow Terminal 5 this morning, while preparing for flight 😭😭 #UB1UB2 pic.twitter.com/unFmjBzGvc— UB1UB2 (@UB1UB2) June 18, 2021
Ouch!— M Zulqarnain B (@MZulqarnainBut1) June 18, 2021
British Airways 787 Dreamliner (G-ZBJB) has suffered from a nose gear collapse on stand 583 at Heathrow Airport#aviation #AvGeek pic.twitter.com/HdbfnONxNO
The severity of the damage is unclear at the moment; more information will be provided as soon as it becomes available.
According to a British Airways spokesman, the aircraft was operated as a freight service and did not carry passengers.