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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 182549
Last updated: 13 April 2021
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Date:20-DEC-2015
Time:12:05 JST
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-18-150 Super Cub
Owner/operator:Shizuoka Prefecture Aeronautic Association
Registration: JA4048
C/n / msn: 1809007
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Fujikawa Gliding Field, Shizuoka prefecture -   Japan
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Fujikawa Gliding Field
Destination airport:Fujikawa Gliding Field
Narrative:
A Piper PA-18-150 belongs to Shizuoka Prefecture Aeronautics Association suffered a runway excursion accident while landing at Fujikawa Gliding Field. The Super Cub had towed a sailplane, and released it in the air just before the accident. When the landing roll, the Piper veered off the paved runway to the right, and upset in the grass field. The strut of the right wing was broken. The sole pilot received no injury. Fujikawa Gliding Field has a single runway 18/36 with 850m x 30m dimensions, and located at 35-07N, 138-38E with the field elevation 16 feet.

Sources:

https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp:443/hl?a=20151220-00000049-mai-soci

https://flyteam.jp/photo/1416984


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Dec-2015 17:45 isamuel Added
20-Dec-2015 19:51 Geno Updated [Source]

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