Thursday, January 25, 2018

Lancair 360, N270MH: Incident occurred January 24, 2018 at Treasure Coast International Airport (KFPR), Fort Pierce, St. Lucie County, Florida

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Orlando, Florida

Landing gear collapsed upon landing, nose wheel assembly detached from strut causing prop strike to runway.

http://registry.faa.gov/N270MH

Date: 24-JAN-18
Time: 16:45:00Z
Regis#: N270MH
Aircraft Make: EXPERIMENTAL
Aircraft Model: LANCAIR 360
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: OTHER
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: FT PIERCE
State: FLORIDA

1 comment:

Richard Sinnott said...

By sheer luck I happened to see that landing, and it was all pilot error, pitch oscillations induced by the pilot.

Moreover I have about 15 hours in that airplane, and it flew well.