Incident: A310-300, P4ABU, Shannon Airport, 24 Aug 2002: Report No 2003-018

SYNOPSIS

P4ABU was established on the localiser for Runway 24, 12 NM from touchdown at 04:57 hours. The crew reported a technical problem and requested to remain on the approach frequency for radar guidance. The crew then reported the runway in sight and an electrical failure on board. The aircraft burst a starboard tyre on landing and the crew also subsequently reported brake damage. The aircraft taxied to the apron under its own power. The ATS at Shannon notified the Chief Inspector of Accidents. The nominated Inspector visited the aircraft the following day and interviewed the crew.

 

Occurrence Date: 
Saturday, 24 August, 2002
Report Date: 
Friday, 19 December, 2003