Friday, March 22, 2019

Southwest Airlines, Boeing 737-700: Incident occurred March 21, 2019 at William P. Hobby Airport (KHOU), Houston, Texas

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Houston, Texas

Flight 2831: Struck multiple birds

Date: 21-MAR-19
Time: 22:50:00Z
Regis#: UNK
Aircraft Make: BOEING
Aircraft Model: 737
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: UNKNOWN
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: COMMERCIAL
Flight Phase: APPROACH (APR)
Operation: 121
Aircraft Operator: SOUTHWEST
Flight Number: 2831
City: HOUSTON
State: TEXAS

Van's Aircraft RV-4, N545JC: Incident occurred March 21, 2019 at Taylor Municipal Airport (T74), Williamson County, Texas

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; San Antonio, Texas

Hard landing, prop strike.

Date: 21-MAR-19
Time: 17:28:00Z
Regis#: N545JC
Aircraft Make: EXPERIMENTAL
Aircraft Model: RV4
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: MINOR
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: TAYLOR
State: TEXAS






TAYLOR, Texas (KXAN) — The City of Taylor Police Department responded to the crash of a single-engine airplane at the City of Taylor Municipal Airport on Thursday afternoon.

According to a city release, pilot Jack Crabtree, 85, was trying to land his RV-4 airplane at the northwest runway of the airport when the aircraft landed nose-down. Crabtree — who was flying alone — was not injured and refused EMS treatment.

Airport Manager David Cornelius was notified of the accident immediately and says it was fortunate the crash ended up being minor. Cornelius commented:

"While there was some damage to the airplane we are all grateful that the pilot was not injured in the accident"

The City of Taylor Municipal Airport is located at 303 Airport Road. 

Original article can be found here ➤ https://www.kxan.com

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Beech A100 King Air, N945WS: Incident occurred March 12, 2019 at Arnold Palmer Regional Airport (KLBE), Latrobe, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Allegheny, Pennsylvania

Main landing gear collapsed upon landing runway 24.

Golden Wings Aviation Inc

https://registry.faa.gov/N945WS

Date: 12-MAR-19
Time: 17:36:00Z
Regis#: N945WS
Aircraft Make: BEECH
Aircraft Model: 100
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: MINOR
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: LATROBE
State: PENNSYLVANIA

Cessna 172H, N334SL: Accident occurred March 12, 2019 at Oskaloosa Municipal Airport (KOOA), Mahaska County, Iowa

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Des Moines, Iowa

Midwest Aviation Service Inc

https://registry.faa.gov/N334SL

NTSB Identification: GAA19CA172
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Tuesday, March 12, 2019 in Oskaloosa, IA
Aircraft: Cessna 172, registration: N334SL

NTSB investigators will use data provided by various entities, including, but not limited to, the Federal Aviation Administration and/or the operator, and will not travel in support of this investigation to prepare this aircraft accident report.

Upon landing main gear contacted a snow bank, causing aircraft to nose over. 

Date: 12-MAR-19
Time: 18:00:00Z
Regis#: N334SL
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 172
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: SUBSTANTIAL
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: OSKALOOSA
State: IOWA

Cessna 172S Skyhawk SP, N525ND: Accident occurred March 20, 2019 at Orlando Sanford International Airport (KSFB), Orange County, Florida

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Orlando, Florida

Bird strike.

Aerosim Academy Inc

https://registry.faa.gov/N525ND

Date: 21-MAR-19
Time: 00:19:00Z
Regis#: N525ND
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 172
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: SUBSTANTIAL
Activity: OTHER
Flight Phase: UNKNOWN (UNK)
City: ORLANDO
State: FLORIDA

Cessna 650, N220CM: Incident occurred March 15, 2019 at Orlando Sanford International Airport (KSFB), Orange County, Florida

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; South Florida

Went off the taxiway.

RP Sales and Leasing Inc

https://registry.faa.gov/N220CM

Date: 15-MAR-19
Time: 02:15:00Z
Regis#: N220CM
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 650
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: UNKNOWN
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: UNKNOWN
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: ORLANDO
State: FLORIDA

Piper PA-28-140, N5613U: Incident occurred March 20, 2019 at Key West International Airport (KEYW), Monroe County, Florida

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; South Florida

Struck runway edge light.

https://registry.faa.gov/aN5613U

Date: 20-MAR-19
Time: 20:07:00Z
Regis#: N5613U
Aircraft Make: PIPER
Aircraft Model: PA 28 140
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: KEY WEST
State: FLORIDA

Apollo Monsoon, N156AP: Accident occurred March 20, 2019 in Sharpsburg, Coweta County, Georgia

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Atlanta, Georgia

Crashed into trees due to unknown circumstances.

https://registry.faa.gov/N156AP

Date: 20-MAR-19
Time: 19:28:00Z
Regis#: N156AP
Aircraft Make: APOLLO
Aircraft Model: MONSOON
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: SERIOUS
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: UNKNOWN (UNK)
Operation: 91
City: SHARPSBURG
State: GEORGIA




SHARPSBURG, Georgia — One person is in the hospital after a weight-shift-control trike crashed in Coweta County.

According to the Coweta County Sheriff's Office, the crash happened near a private airstrip at the Rolling Meadows Airfield in Sharpsburg.

The victim's condition is unknown at this time.

The 11Alive Skytracker flew over the wreckage site where you can see the weight-shift-control trike near a line of trees. 

Federal Aviation Administration spokesperson Kathleen Bergen said the agency is investigating the crash and identified the weight-shift-control trike as an Apollo Aircraft Monsoon. Bergen described it as a "light sport aircraft."

Original article can be found here ➤ https://www.11alive.com

Piper PA-28-140, N2667Q: Incident occurred March 20, 2019 at Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport (KSAV), Georgia

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Atlanta, Georgia

Landed and engine caught fire.

BW Aviation LLC

https://registry.faa.gov/N2667Q

Date: 20-MAR-19
Time: 19:07:00Z
Regis#: N2667Q
Aircraft Make: PIPER
Aircraft Model: PA 28 140
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: FIRE
Activity: UNKNOWN
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: SAVANNAH
State: GEORGIA