Friday, May 14, 2021

Beechcraft V35A Bonanza, N7974M: Incident occurred May 14, 2021 at Atmore Municipal Airport (0R1), Escambia County, Alabama

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Alabama and NW Florida 

Aircraft landed gear up.

Date: 14-MAY-21
Time: 21:30:00Z
Regis#: N7974M
Aircraft Make: BEECH
Aircraft Model: V35
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91

A single-engine plane made a hard belly-landing at the Atmore Municipal Airport Friday afternoon.

The plane slid some 200 feet after a landing gear failure at the Atmore Municipal Airport, according to officials. 

The pilot walked away from the incident without injuries.

The Atmore Fire Department responded to a reported plane crash at the airport about 4:40 p.m. They reported the pilot was not injured, and there were no fuel leaks or fire.

According to FAA records the Beechcraft V35A Bonanza is owned by a Bay Minette man.

1 comment:

  1. That noise you dismissed on short final was gear related, right ?