Friday, March 06, 2020

Diamond DA-42NG Twin Star, N729PA: Incident occurred March 04, 2020 at Flagler Executive Airport (KFIN), Palm Coast, Florida

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Orlando, Florida

Aircraft right main gear collapsed on landing and veered off runway into grass.

Date: 04-MAR-20
Time: 20:22:00Z
Regis#: N729PA
Aircraft Make: DIAMOND
Aircraft Model: DA42
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91

The pilot reported after a successful landing, the landing gear collapsed causing the plane to go off the runway, troopers said.

Three men escaped injury Wednesday when the landing gear of an airplane malfunctioned, making it crash off the runway in Flagler County, officials said.

The incident occurred at 3:34 p.m. at Flagler Executive Airport in Palm Coast, Florida Highway Patrol investigators said.

The pilot reported that after a successful landing the landing gear collapsed, causing the plane to go off the runway, FHP said.

Bradley James Frisbie, 30, of Ephrata, Pennsylvania; Mussa Abdallon Alphonce, 23, of the United Republic of Tanzania; and Alsulami Wael Talaq, 27, of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia were not injured, Florida Highway Patrol said.

The aircraft sustained minor damage, troopers said.

Florida Highway Patrol said the Federal Aviation Administration was notified of the crash.

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