Incident Piper PA-28-140 Cherokee Cruiser HB-PAP,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 82746
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Date:Friday 9 August 1985
Time:16:20 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Piper PA-28-140 Cherokee Cruiser
Owner/operator:Motorfluggruppe Biel
Registration: HB-PAP
MSN: 28-7625115
Year of manufacture:1976
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Meikirch, BE -   Switzerland
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Biel-Kapellen - LSZB
Destination airport:Biel-Kapellen - LSZB
Investigating agency: BFU Switz.
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
The pilot made an emergency landing because of an engine failure. During this landing the front gear collapsed and the aircrafts propeller and cowling were damaged.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BFU Switz.
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
4 March 2004 HB-PAP Fluggruppe Seeland 0 Biel-Kappelen - LSZP min
17 April 2006 HB-PAP Fluggruppe Seeland 0 Biel-Kappelen - LSZP sub

Revision history:

20-Nov-2010 04:00 Alpine Flight Added

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