Narrative:The left main gear collapsed after both tyres collapsed. The aircraft veered off the runway and ran into some bushes.
|Date:||Thursday 5 December 2013|
|C/n / msn:|| 20170|
|First flight:|| 1989|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 30|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 34 |
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Airplane fate:|| Repaired|
|Location:||Sibu Airport (SBW) (Malaysia)
|Phase:|| Landing (LDG)|
|Nature:||Domestic Scheduled Passenger|
|Destination airport:||Sibu Airport (SBW/WBGS), Malaysia|
The over extension of the inner cylinder led to the failure of the torque link pin of the left main gear.
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.