Accident Piper PA-28-181 Archer II PH-RRR,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 352742
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Date:Friday 8 March 2024
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Piper PA-28-181 Archer II
Owner/operator:Vliegclub Twente
Registration: PH-RRR
MSN: 28-8290156
Year of manufacture:1982
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Genk-Zwartberg Airfield (GNK/EBZW) -   Belgium
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Enschede-Twente Airport (ENS/EHTW)
Destination airport:Genk-Zwartberg Airfield (GNK/EBZW)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A Piper PA-28-181 Archer II veered off to the left of runway 03L during landing at Genk-Zwartberg Airfield (GNK/EBZW). When the pilot saw he was quickly approaching another airplane holding short on a taxiway, he attempted a go-around. He was able to avoid the other airplane but stalled shortly afterwards. The airplane hit the corner of a hangar and lost its left wing, with the fuselage crashing into the hangar.

Both occupants suffered minor injuries and the aircraft received substantial damage

It was reported that there were easterly winds at 12 to 15 knots at the time of the accident.


Witness testimony

History of this aircraft

Ex N8244X



PH-RRR at EHSE, June 2016; (c) H. Ranter


Revision history:

08-Mar-2024 16:38 aus Added
08-Mar-2024 16:40 ASN Updated [Time, Cn, Destination airport, Source]
08-Mar-2024 16:44 ASN Updated [Location, Embed code, Narrative, Photo]
09-Mar-2024 06:22 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Nature, Source, Embed code, Narrative, Category]
09-Mar-2024 17:01 Anon. Updated [Source, Narrative]

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