This August 2009 accident report is provided by the National Transportation Safety Board. Published as an educational tool, it is intended to help pilots learn from the misfortunes of others. Aircraft: Piper Pacer. Injuries: None. Location: Tacoma, Wash. Aircraft damage: Minor. What reportedly happened: The pilot was attempting to land in a crosswind and was using a right wing low technique. Shortly after touchdown he heard the right gear leg pop and the strut collapsed. Continue Reading »
===> Posted on August 9th, 2011 by Meg Godlewski. 1 comment. © GAN 2011.