Accident description
Last updated: 26 October 2014
Status:
Date:Thursday 19 June 1958
Type:Curtiss C-46F-1-CU Commando
Operator:Luxair
Registration: LX-LAA
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) show on map
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Training
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Stuttgart-Echterdingen Airport (STR/EDDS), Germany
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.

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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.
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