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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 69881
Last updated: 23 January 2017
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Date:22-OCT-1994
Time:15:25
Type:Schweizer SGS 1-34
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N7679
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Mulberry, FL -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:
Departure airport:Mulberry, FL
Destination airport:Mulberry, FL
Investigating agency: National Transport Safety Bureau (NTSB) - United States of America
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:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Nov-2009 10:15 DColclasure Added
21-Dec-2016 19:25 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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