NTSB Identification: DCA10WA004
Accident occurred Tuesday, October 20, 2009 in
Aircraft: MCDONNELL DOUGLAS MD11, registration: N701GC
Injuries: 5 Uninjured.

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

On October 20, 2009, a Centurion Air Cargo, MD-11, registration N701GC, experienced a right main landing gear failure during landing on runway 24 at Montevideo - Carrasco International Airport, Montevideo, Uruguay. The landing gear collapsed while taxing to the ramp on taxiway A. There were no injuries to the 5 people onboard. The cargo flight originated from Miami International Airport, Miami, Florida.

The investigation is being conducted by the Urugauy ComisiĆ³n Investigadora de Accidentes de AviaciĆ³n (CIADA). The NTSB has assigned an Accredited Representative to assist the investigation under the provisions of ICAO Annex 13 as the Country of Manufacture and Design of the airplane.

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