Incident: Boeing 737-500, EI-CDE, Cork Airport, 8 Sep 2003: Report No 2005-006



As the undercarriage was selected down on approach to Runway (RWY) 17 at Cork Airport, the flight crew heard a loud bang from the landing gear.  On arrival at the stand, an inspection was initiated, during which it was discovered that the LH main landing gear trunnion pin had sheared.

Occurrence Date: 
Monday, 8 September, 2003
Report Date: 
Friday, 29 April, 2005