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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 247873
Last updated: 16 September 2021
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Date:24-APR-2012
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic IL76 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ilyushin Il-76TD
Owner/operator:Maximus Air Cargo
Registration: UR-BXQ
MSN: 1023410360
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Incident
Location:Aqaba-King Hussein International Airport (AQJ) -   Jordan
Phase: Landing
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Al Maktoum International Airport (DMC/OMDW), UAE
Destination airport:Aqaba-King Hussein International Airport (AQJ), Jordan
Narrative:
The crew of flight MM3701 did not receive a down and locked indication for the left main gear. The approach was aborted, the aircraft entered a holding to work the relevant checklists, the crew was unable to get a safe indication for the left main gear despite selecting the gear up and down a number of times and an alternate gear extension. The aircraft subsequently landed safely at Aqaba on all three gears.

Ukraine's Ministry of Transport reported that a post flight examination revealed the spring lock assembly of the aft left main gear bearing had failed. The airline has been ordered to inspect all their IL-76 for similar faults.

Sources:

AH
https://lib.klkmvs.org/library/%D0%95%D0%BB%D0%B5%D0%BA%D1%82%D1%80%D0%BE%D0%BD%D0%BD%D0%B0%20%D0%B1%D1%96%D0%B1%D0%BB%D1%96%D0%BE%D1%82%D0%B5%D0%BA%D0%B0/3%20%D0%A2%D0%95%D0%A5%D0%9D%D0%86%D0%9A%D0%90%20%D0%A2%D0%90%20%D0%A2%D0%95%D0%A5%D0%9D%D0%86%D0%A7%D0%9D%D0%86%20%D0%9D%D0%90%D0%A3%D0%9A%D0%98/39%20%D0%A2%D0%A0%D0%90%D0%9D%D0%A1%D0%9F%D0%9E%D0%A0%D0%A2/39.5_%D0%92%D0%9E%D0%97%D0%94%D0%A3%D0%A8%D0%9D%D0%AB%D0%99_%D0%A2%D0%A0%D0%90%D0%9D%D0%A1%D0%9F%D0%9E%D0%A0%D0%A2/%D0%91%D0%95%D0%97%D0%9E%D0%9F%D0%90%D0%A1%D0%9D%D0%9E%D0%A1%D0%A2%D0%AC%20%D0%9F%D0%9E%D0%9B%D0%95%D0%A2%D0%9E%D0%92/%D0%90%D0%BD%D0%B0%D0%B8%D0%B7%D1%8B%20%D0%91%D0%9F/2012/2012.pdf


Images:

Photo of UR-BXQ courtesy AirHistory.net


Dubai - International (OMDB / DXB)
16 November 2009; (c) Alastair T. Gardiner

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Feb-2021 02:38 Captain Adam Added
17-Feb-2021 07:56 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]

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