Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Piper PA-28-140 Cherokee, N5800U: Accident occurred December 12, 2018 at Chino Airport (KCNO), San Bernardino County, California

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

Veered off the runway, struck airport signage and inverted.

DuBois Aviation Inc

Date: 12-DEC-18
Time: 18:45:00Z
Regis#: N5800U
Aircraft Make: PIPER
Aircraft Model: PA 28 140
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91

A single-engine airplane piloted by a student skidded off a runway and overturned at Chino Airport on Wednesday, December 12th, resulting in a minor injury to the instructor, authorities said.

The Piper PA-28-140 was landing on runway 26R about 10:45 a.m. when it went off the left side of the runway and came to rest upside down in a ditch, Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Ian Gregor said.

The pilot, a 35-year-old man, was not injured, said Massiel Ladron De Guevara, a spokeswoman for the Chino Valley Fire District. The passenger, a 24-year-old instructor, suffered a minor injury but declined to be hospitalized.

The plane is registered to DuBois Aviation, which operates a flight school out of the airport, according to Federal Aviation Administration records. The plane was built in 1967.

The airport, which is run by San Bernardino County, has three runways. It was not immediately clear whether the accident affected operations.

Original article can be found here ➤

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