ALERT #VS43 right hand main gear hydraulic retract actuator had been incorrectly installed

Last December, Boeing 747 Virgin Atlantic returned to Gatwick without the right main gear because of a hydraulic problem.

On the 8th October, Air Accident Investigation Branch in the UK released a report saying the serious incident was caused because it turned out that the right hand main gear hydraulic retract actuator had been incorrectly installed.

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