Friday, June 9, 2017

Cessna 172L, N4284Q, Koaloc LLC: Accident occurred June 08, 2017 at John C. Tune Airport (KJWN), Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee

Aviation Accident Final Report - National Transportation Safety Board: https://app.ntsb.gov/pdf

Investigation Docket - National Transportation Safety Board: https://dms.ntsb.gov/pubdms

NTSB Identification: GAA17CA329
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Thursday, June 08, 2017 in Nashville, TN
Probable Cause Approval Date: 08/03/2017
Aircraft: CESSNA 172, registration: N4284Q
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

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

The pilot reported that, during the landing roll, “a strong wind” pushed the airplane to the right and he was “unable to regain control.” The airplane impacted a taxiway sign and nosed over.

The airplane sustained substantial damage to both wings.

The pilot reported that there were no preaccident mechanical failures or malfunctions with the airplane that would have precluded normal operation.
The pilot reported that the wind was from 020° at 6 knots. The airplane landed on runway 02.

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident as follows:
The pilot’s failure to maintain directional control during the landing roll.

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Nashville, Tennessee

Koaloc LLC:  http://registry.faa.gov/N4284Q


Aviation Accident Factual Report - National Transportation Safety Board: https://app.ntsb.gov/pdf

Investigation Docket  - National Transportation Safety Board: https://dms.ntsb.gov/pubdms

NTSB Identification: GAA17CA329 
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Thursday, June 08, 2017 in Nashville, TN
Aircraft: CESSNA 172, registration: N4284Q
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

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

The pilot reported that during the landing roll, "a strong wind" pushed the airplane to the right and he was "unable to regain control". The airplane impacted a taxiway sign and nosed over.

The airplane sustained substantial damage to the both wings.

The pilot reported that there were no preaccident mechanical failures or malfunctions with the airplane that would have precluded normal operation.

The pilot reported that the wind was 020° at 6 knots. The airplane landed on runway 02.




NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) —  Airport officials said there were no injuries after a small plane crashed on the runway Thursday morning.

The Metro Nashville Airport Authority said a single engine Cessna 12 with one person on board was involved in the crash at John C. Tune Airport at about 10 a.m.

Officials said the "accident resulted from a mishap during landing, causing the aircraft to flip over."

There were no reported injuries. The runway is still closed as of about 12:30 p.m.

The FAA will investigate further.

A small plane crash was reported at John C. Tune Airport in west Nashville Thursday morning.

The call came in about 10 a.m.

Initial reports suggest a plane may have flipped on the runway. No injuries are reported.

Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority statement:

The Metropolitan Airport Authority Department of Public Safety responded to an aircraft emergency at approximately 10:00 am CT at John C. Tune Airport (JWN) (runway 220) involving a general aviation flight school aircraft (single engine Cessna 172) with one individual (pilot) on board. No reported injuries at this time. The runway is currently closed (and all flight operations at JWN are on hold ) until the aircraft is removed. The cause of the incident is still under investigation.

Original article can be found here:  http://fox17.com

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