Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Cessna 172RG Cutlass, Linea Central Inc., N172RG: Incident occurred April 25, 2016 in Fort Worth, Texas









AIRCRAFT: 1979 Cessna 172RG SN# 172RG0083 N172RG 

ENGINE:       Lycoming O-360-F1A6  SN# L-35693-36A           

PROPELLER: McCauley B2D34C220-C 

APPROXIMATE TOTAL HOURS (estimated TT & TSMO from logbooks or other information):

ENGINE:  6,367.4 TT        1,775.9 SMOH           

PROPELLER:  Destroyed             

AIRFRAME:   13,123.1 TTSN                     

OTHER EQUIPMENT: KMA24, GNS430, KX175B, KT76C      

DESCRIPTION OF ACCIDENT:  On 4/25/2016 aircraft had an unsafe gear light with gear appearing down and locked.  Aircraft landed and while taxing nose gear collapsed.   

DESCRIPTION OF DAMAGES:  Propeller curled with blades loose in hub, sudden engine stoppage, nose gear doors and brackets damaged, exhaust stack damaged.                      

LOCATION OF AIRCRAFT:  Flying T Repair Station  972-924-2066          

REMARKS:  Aircraft dismantled for transport.   Adjuster has logs.

Read more here:   http://www.avclaims.com/N172RG.htm     

LINEA CENTRAL INC: http://registry.faa.gov/N172RG

Date: 25-APR-16
Time: 20:43:00Z
Regis#: N172RG
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 172RG
Event Type: Incident
Highest Injury: None
Damage: Unknown
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
City: FORT WORTH
State: Texas

AIRCRAFT NOSE GEAR COLLAPSED AFTER LANDING. FORT WORTH, TX

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