Thursday, May 17, 2018

Piper PA-18, N7265K: Accident occurred May 17, 2018 at Double Eagle II Airport (KAEG), Albuquerque, New Mexico

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Albuquerque

Aircraft landed, veered off the runway and flipped over.

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Date: 18-MAY-18
Time: 00:47:00Z
Regis#: N7265K
Aircraft Make: PIPER
Aircraft Model: PA 18
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: MINOR
Aircraft Missing: No
Activity: UNKNOWN
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Officials at the Double Eagle II airport west of Albuquerque say a small plane flipped before crashing while it was attempting to take off shortly before 7 p.m. Thursday.

Police say the pilot was the only person on board the aircraft and they suffered only minor injuries.

According to State Police, the Federal Aviation Administration has been called in to investigate the cause of the crash.

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Anonymous said...

Can't you do any better than this....

"The plane flipped before crashing" is not really very descriptive of an accident and probably not accurate either.

Anonymous said...

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