The main landing gear is aimed essentially at allowing a safe landing of the aircraft.
Liebherr has in-house capabilities for the design and manufacture of all structural, actuation and up-lock parts of main landing gears. This comprises main fitting, sliding tube, wheel axle, side stays and locking stays, retraction/ extension. Liebherr also integrates all related subsystems including proximity sensing, wheels and brakes.
The engineering capabilities comprise layout, design, performance-, stress- and fatigue calculation as well as full safety and reliability analyses. The in-house manufacturing competencies include latest generation machining and surface treatment.
Liebherr main landing gear systems are supplied to all kinds of platforms like commercial aircraft, regional aircraft, business jets, and helicopters.
In addition to that, Liebherr offers further integration services such as complete dressing of the main landing gear.