Friday, May 12, 2017

Cirrus SR22T, N941CS, Ascension Air Management Inc: Incident occurred May 10, 2017 at Florida Keys Marathon International Airport (KMTH), Monroe County, Florida

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Fort Lauderdale, Florida 

Ascension Air Management Inc:

Aircraft on landing, nose gear collapsed.

Date: 10-MAY-17
Time: 17:10:00Z
Regis#: N941CS
Aircraft Make: CIRRUS
Aircraft Model: SR22
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Activity: UNKNOWN
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)

MARATHON, Fla. - A small airplane's nose gear collapsed Thursday afternoon while it was landing in Marathon.

The incident was reported at 1:10 p.m. at Florida Keys Marathon International Airport.

Monroe County spokeswoman Cammy Clark said two people were aboard the Cirrus SR22T. 

The pilot was identified as Steven Toffler, 53, and his passenger was identified as Diane Toffler, 49.

Neither were injured in the landing.

Clark said the plane and debris were removed from the runway, which reopened at 2 p.m.

She said four international arrival flights circle the airport until they were permitted to land.

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