A Thomas Cook Airbus A330-200, registration G-MLJL performing flight MT
-134 from London Gatwick,EN
) to Holguin (Cuba), was enroute at FL
390 over the Atlantic Ocean at about N4
0 W40 about 3 hours into the crossing when the crew decided to turn around and return to London Gatwick reporting they were losing hydraulic fluid. On the way back the crew reported the failure of the hydraulic system. The aircraft landed safely on Gatwick's runway 26L about 4 hours after turning around and about 8 hours after departure.
(Courtesy of Aviation Herald - 28.08.12)