ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145107
Last updated: 28 November 2014
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Date:17-APR-2012
Time:17:10 GMT
Type:Apollo Monsoon
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N125AP
C/n / msn: 00004
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:La Cholla Airpark - 57AZ, Oro Valley, Tucson, AZ -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:57AZ
Destination airport:57AZ
Narrative:
The pilot of an Apollo Monsoon ultralight was trying to land in the Oro Valley at La Cholla Airpark - 57AZ, Tucson, Arizona, when the front wheel collapsed, causing it to tip over.

The pilot was wearing a helmet and safety gear and will be treated for injuries and released.


Sources:
http://www.wistv.com/story/17514960/single-passenger-aircraft-down-in-oro-valley
http://www.lachollaairpark.com/home.asp
http://www.faa.gov/data_research/accident_incident/preliminary_data/events01/media/01_125AP.txt
http://www.kvoa.com/news/hang-glider-tips-over-on-landing-pilot-had-seat-belt-helmet/
http://www.ntsb.gov/aviationquery/brief.aspx?ev_id=20120417X64321&key=1


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Apr-2012 12:22 gerard57 Added
17-Apr-2012 17:27 Geno Updated [Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Apr-2012 00:09 70.231.235.198 Updated [Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Apr-2012 08:47 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]
18-Apr-2012 14:13 Geno Updated [Source]
25-May-2012 20:20 Geno Updated [Source]
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