ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 69881
Last updated: 23 August 2014
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Date:22-OCT-1994
Time:1525 EDT
Type:Schweizer SGS 1-34
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N7679
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Mulberry, FL -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:
Departure airport:Mulberry, FL
Destination airport:Mulberry, FL
Narrative:
THE AIRCRAFT'S WHEEL BRAKE FAILED DURING LANDING ROLLOUT. THE PILOT WAS UNABLE TO STOP THE AIRCRAFT BEFORE COLLIDING WITH A SIGN AND COMING TO REST IN A DITCH. THE WHEEL BRAKE CYLINDER WAS FOUND TO BE LEAKING AFTER THE ACCIDENT AND ALL HYDRAULIC FLUID HAD LEAKED OUT. THE PILOT DID NOT CHECK THE HYDRAULIC FLUID LEVEL BEFORE FLIGHT.


Sources:
NTSB Identification: MIA95LA011


Revision history:

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06-Nov-2009 10:15 DColclasure Added
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