Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Boeing A75N1 (PT17) Stearman, N9199R: Incident occurred August 13, 2019 at Brown Field Municipal Airport (KSDM), San Diego, California

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; San Diego, California

Aircraft landed and nosed over.

Date: 13-AUG-19
Time: 18:30:00Z
Regis#: N9199R
Aircraft Make: BOEING
Aircraft Model: PT17
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: MINOR
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91

OTAY MESA, California (KGTV) - A vintage biplane had an emergency at a South Bay airport Tuesday, sending it skidding off the runway and onto its nose.

The incident with the Boeing A75N1 (PT17) Stearman was reported at Brown Field Municipal Airport, 1424 Continental St.

The pilot and one passenger were on board but escaped without injury, San Diego Fire-Rescue Chief Colin Stowell reported on twitter. The plane had minor damage. 

Stowell tweeted that the FAA and NTSB were notified about the crash to investigate its cause.

Original article can be found here ➤

1 comment:

  1. Landed with the brakes on ? happened a few times with Stearman's.