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
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
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 172RG
Event Type: Incident
Highest Injury: None
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
City: FORT WORTH
AIRCRAFT NOSE GEAR COLLAPSED AFTER LANDING. FORT WORTH, TX
Posted by Kathryn on 4:11:00 PM