NTSB Identification: DCA01WA052
Incident occurred Thursday, June 28, 2001 in Copenhagen, Denmark
Aircraft: Boeing 757, registration:
Injuries: 190 Uninjured.

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. The foreign authority was the source of this information.

While parked at the gate, with crew, fuel, and cargo aboard the flight and the passengers in the loading process, the right hand main landing gear truck beam broke.

The flight was cancelled and the passengers disembarked. Metallurgical examination of the landing gear determined that the fracture originated near a crack.

The Danish AAIB investigated the incident (number HCL 40/01).

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