Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Beechcraft A36 Bonanza, N343AB: Accident occurred July 28, 2019 at Richmond Executive Airport-Chesterfield County (KFCI), Richmond, Virginia

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https://registry.faa.gov/N343AB

NTSB Identification: GAA19CA465
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Sunday, July 28, 2019 in Richmond, VA
Aircraft: Beech 36, registration: N343AB

NTSB investigators will use data provided by various entities, including, but not limited to, the Federal Aviation Administration and/or the operator, and will not travel in support of this investigation to prepare this aircraft accident report.


CHESTERFIELD, Virginia (WWBT) - Virginia State Police are investigating after a plane crashed at Chesterfield County Airport on Sunday afternoon.

When crews responded to the scene around 1:18 p.m., they found a plane that crashed approximately 100 yards off the runway.

Police said the single-engine plane’s landing gear collapsed upon landing. The pilot landed in the field in an effort to cause minimal damage.

“The pilot, Richard S. Samet, 56, of Richmond Virginia, did not sustain injuries,” police said in a release.

The pilot was the only one on board.

The Federal Aviation Administration has been notified.

The runway was shut down for an hour, but it has since re-opened. 

Original article ➤ https://www.nbc12.com

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