Sunday, September 24, 2017

Piper PA-24-250 Comanche, N7189P: Incident occurred September 23, 2017 at Brown Field Municipal Airport (KSDM), Otay Mesa, San Diego County, California

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; San Diego, California

Aircraft landing gear collapsed on runway after landing.

Date: 23-SEP-17
Time: 02:52:00Z
Regis#: N7189P
Aircraft Make: PIPER
Aircraft Model: PA-24-250
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: MINOR
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91

The landing gear failed as a plane landed at Brown Field Saturday night, but no one onboard was injured, a fire official said.

The crash-landing occurred just before 8 p.m. at the municipal airport in Otay Mesa.

An airport crash rig and half a dozen other fire and medical units responded near the San Diego Jet Center at the airport.

No information on the size or type of plane was immediately available from the Federal Aviation Administration.

The National Transportation Safety Board was to investigate the cause of the crash.

No one onboard was injured. 

Some fuel spilled from the plane, San Diego Fire-Rescue Department spokeswoman Mónica Muñoz said.

Original article ➤ 

SAN DIEGO — A plane crash-landed Saturday night at Brown Field Municipal Airport when the aircraft’s landing gear failed to open, but no one was hurt.

The crash happened just before 8 p.m. at the airport in Otay Mesa.

The three people inside the aircraft were not injured, according to San Diego Fire-Rescue Department spokesperson Monica Munoz.

All air traffic was stopped while crews worked to clear the runway.

The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating the incident.

Original article can be found here ➤

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