Monday, December 18, 2017

Piaggio P.180 Avanti, N141JT: Accident occurred December 18, 2017 at Georgetown Municipal Airport (KGTU), Williamson County, Texas

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; San Antonio, Texas

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NTSB Identification: CEN18CA058
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Monday, December 18, 2017 in Georgetown, TX
Aircraft: Piaggio P.180, registration: N141JT

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

Aircraft on landing, went off runway into grass.

Date: 18-DEC-17
Time: 13:45:00Z
Regis#: N141JT
Aircraft Make: PIAGGIO
Aircraft Model: P180
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Activity: UNKNOWN
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
State: TEXAS

WILLIAMSON COUNTY, TEXAS - The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating a small plane accident after its landing gear collapsed while it was touching down at the Georgetown Municipal Airport Monday morning.

According to the Federal Aviation Administration, a Piaggio P.180 Avanti slid off the right side of the runway and into the grass after its right main gear collapsed.

Officials said the plane stopped about 1,000 feet from the end of the runway.

Two people were onboard the flight but none were injured.

Original article can be found here ➤

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