Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Beech 95-B55 (T42A) Baron, N60LL: Incident occurred October 10, 2017 at Triangle North Executive Airport (KLHZ), Louisburg, Franklin County, North Carolina

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Greensboro, North Carolina

Aircraft on landing, gear collapsed.

Date: 10-OCT-17
Time: 20:26:00Z
Regis#: N60LL
Aircraft Make: BEECH
Aircraft Model: BE95
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: MINOR
Aircraft Missing: No
Activity: UNKNOWN
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)


LOUISBURG, N.C. — Authorities are investigating a hard landing at Triangle North Executive Airport in Louisburg Tuesday afternoon.

The incident resulted in one minor injury.

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LOUISBURG, North Carolina (WTVD) -- The pilot of Beech 95-B55 (T42A) Baron is in the hospital following a hard landing Tuesday afternoon.

According to the Franklin County Sheriff's Office, the incident happened at the Triangle North Executive Airport in Louisburg.

Officials said they received a call around 4:30 p.m. regarding reports of a plane being down.

However, after investigating, crews determined that a plane made a hard landing because of a problem with its landing gear in the front of the plane.

When the plane landed it only used the back landing gear and not the wheel in front.

Officials have not commented on why the malfunction occurred.

According to authorities, the plane was traveling from Florida; the pilot was the only person on board.

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