Narrative:The Luxair Curtiss C-46, on a training flight, landed at Stuttgart. After touchdown the left landing gear lag collapsed, causing the plane to veer off the runway. The aircraft caught fire and was damaged beyond repair.
|Date:||Thursday 19 June 1958|
|Type:||Curtiss C-46F-1-CU Commando|
|C/n / msn:|| 22422|
|First flight:|| |
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||Stuttgart-Echterdingen Airport (STR) ( Germany)
|Phase:|| Landing (LDG)|
|Destination airport:||Stuttgart-Echterdingen Airport (STR/EDDS), Germany|
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.