Monday, September 11, 2017

Cessna 340, N5870M, registered to and operated by Holubar Properties Inc: Accident occurred September 09, 2017 at McKinney National Airport (KTKI), Collin County, Texas

The National Transportation Safety Board did not travel to the scene of this accident.

Additional Participating Entity:
Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Dallas, Texas

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

Holubar Properties Inc: http://registry.faa.gov/N5870M

NTSB Identification: CEN17LA351
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Saturday, September 09, 2017 in McKinney, TX
Aircraft: CESSNA 340, registration: N5870M
Injuries: 2 Uninjured.

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. Any errors in this report will be corrected when the final report has been completed. NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

On September 9, 2017, about 1500 central daylight time, a twin-engine Cessna 340 airplane, N5870M, experienced a gear collapse after landing at the McKinney National Airport (KTKI), McKinney, Texas. The commercial rated pilot and passenger were not injured and the airplane was substantially damaged. The airplane was registered to and operated by Holubar Properties, Inc., McKinney, Texas, under the provisions of 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 91 as a cross-country flight. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed at the time. 

Initial report to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) inspector, was that the airplane had landed on runway 36, and during the rollout, the left main landing gear collapsed. An examination of the airplane noted revealed substantial damage to the airplane's aileron, and the left gear down-lock was broken.

The airplane was retained for further examination.

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

Appeared to be in grass on the left side of runway 36 with at least one of the main gear collapsed. Fire truck nearby but no fire observed.

Anonymous said...

Reported to be a part failure in the landing gear.