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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 227605
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Date:26-FEB-2015
Time:09:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic TEXA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fly Synthesis Texan
Owner/operator:
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Penfield Airport (YPEF), Penfield, VIC -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:YPEF
Narrative:
A normal approach and touchdown was made on the main landing gear at approximately 55 knots. The nose wheel was lowered at approximately 50 knots and the nose wheel strut collapsed. The aircraft came to a full stop. Moderate damage was sustained to the aircraft, with a propeller strike and damage to the nose strut and nose wheel U bracket.

Sources:

https://www.raa.asn.au/storage/accident-incident-summaries-2015.pdf


Revision history:

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25-Jul-2019 22:48 Pineapple Added

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