Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Piper PA-24-250 Comanche, N7472P: Accident occurred September 17, 2018 at Cable Airport (KCCB), San Bernardino County, California

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Riverside, California

Force landed short of runway.

https://registry.faa.gov/N7472P

Date: 17-SEP-18
Time: 22:50:00Z
Regis#: N7472P
Aircraft Make: PIPER
Aircraft Model: PA 24 250
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: SUBSTANTIAL
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: EMERGENCY DESCENT (EMG)
Operation: 91
City: UPLAND
State: CALIFORNIA




Two people on board were uninjured Monday afternoon after a small plane suffered engine failure, leading to a hard landing in Upland near Cable Airport, an official said.

Allen Kenitzer, spokesman for the Federal Aviation Administration, said the single-engine plane landed short of its targeted runway, causing substantial damage to the aircraft.

Records from the Federal Aviation Administration showed the plane was a Piper PA-24-250 Comanche. It was registered to an address in Camp Verde, Arizona.

The Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board are investigating the incident, Kenitzer said.

Original article can be found here ➤ https://www.sgvtribune.com

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