Friday, February 22, 2019

Cessna 320F Executive Skyknight, N320CE: Incident occurred February 20, 2019 at Centennial Airport (KAPA), Englewood, Arapahoe County, Colorado

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Denver, Colorado

Gear collapsed and aircraft went off the runway.

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https://registry.faa.gov/N320CE

Date: 20-FEB-19
Time: 21:45:00Z
Regis#: N320CE
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 320F
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: UNKNOWN
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: DENVER
State: COLORADO

CENTENNIAL, Colorado  — South Metro Fire Rescue responded to two separate aircraft incidents Wednesday afternoon at Centennial Airport. 

The first occurred shortly before 3 p.m., when a Cessna 320 Skyknight nose gear collapsed upon landing. Two people were aboard the plane, but were not injured. 

About an hour later, a Piper PA-24 Comanche with two people aboard skidded off the runway and into nearby grass. No injuries were reported in that incident either. 

Both runways, which run parallel, will remain closed until the aircraft can be removed. 

Original article can be found here ➤ https://www.9news.com

ARAPAHOE COUNTY, Colorado — Two runways at Centennial Airport were closed Wednesday afternoon due to two separate incidents that occurred within one hour of each other.

The first incident occurred shortly after 2:45 p.m., when a Cessna 320 Skyknight nose gear collapsed while landing. The plane did not catch on fire and neither of its two occupants were hurt. Runway 17L was shut down for the plane’s removal. As of about 4 p.m., it remained closed.

The airport tweeted about the second incident at 3:42 p.m. It said a Piper Comanche was in the grass next to Runway 17R.

Two people were aboard the Piper. The plane did not catch fire and neither person was injured. However, Runway 17R was closed. As of about 4 p.m., it remained closed.

Runways 17L and 17R run parallel.

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

ARAPAHOE COUNTY, Colorado — A plane’s nose gear collapsed while landing at Centennial Airport Wednesday afternoon.

According to the airport, the plane involved in the incident is a Cessna 320 Skyknight.

The plane was landing on Runway 17L shortly after 2:45 p.m. when the nose gear collapsed.

There are two people on board. The plane did not catch on fire and no one was injured.

Crews with South Metro Fire Rescue responded to the scene.

The airport closed the runway for the plane to be removed.

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

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