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Qantas plane tyres burst during landing at Sydney airport

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The Australian airline Qantas has launched an investigation after two tyres burst on one of its Airbus A-380s as it landed at Sydney airport.

Video footage showed sparks showering the runway as the flight from London touched down.

Passengers on board said they heard loud bangs. Nobody was injured.

The BBC's Jonathan Charles describes what happened.

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