Incident: Grob G.115A, EI-DJY, Cork Airport, 1 August 2006: Report No 2007-016





Grob G.115A registration EI-DJY was engaged on a local training detail at Cork Airport.  The aircraft experienced a hard landing on Runway (RWY) 35 following a ‘simulated engine failure after take-off’ (EFATO) exercise.  Following the hard landing, EI-DJY completed another circuit and landed on RWY 35.  During the landing roll the left main landing gear leg collapsed and the aircraft sank on the runway incurring further damage.  There were no injuries.



Occurrence Date: 
Tuesday, 1 August, 2006
Report Date: 
Tuesday, 28 August, 2007