Monday, August 15, 2016

Cessna 172K Skyhawk, N78242: Incident occurred August 14, 2016 at Elton Hensley Memorial Airport (KFTT), Callaway County, Missouri

http://registry.faa.gov/N78242

FAA Flight Standards District Office: FAA St. Louis FSDO-62


Date: 14-AUG-16

Time: 15:55:00Z
Regis#: N78242
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 172
Event Type: Incident
Highest Injury: None
Damage: Unknown
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
City: FULTON
State: Missouri

AIRCRAFT ON LANDING, NOSE GEAR COLLAPSED, STRUCK PROPELLER, FULTON, MISSOURI. 





FULTON, Mo. -

UPDATE: 1:10 p.m.: The plane was towed from the runway. The runway is opening again for other use. Fulton Police told ABC 17 they believe the pilot attempted to land too fast. The Fulton Sergeant said the pilot was not injured and was the only passenger on the plane. 

ORIGINAL STORY: At least one fire truck was on scene at the Fulton airport Sunday afternoon. 

The Fulton airport is on County Road 304 west of Fulton. 

Another pilot at the airport told ABC 17 News it was  more of a hard landing than a crash. 

The second pilot said air traffic control grounded him until this was cleared up because the other runways are closed. 

Source:   http://www.abc17news.com

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