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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 182586
Last updated: 9 April 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic PA22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-22-108 Colt
Registration: N5667Z
C/n / msn: 22-9490
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:New Castle Municipal Airport (KUCP), New Castle, PA -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Butler, PA (BTP)
Destination airport:New Castle, PA (UCP)
Investigating agency: NTSB
The pilot reported that during the landing roll the airplane veered to the right. He responded by applying left rudder, but the airplane departed the runway to the right, impacted a ditch, and nosed over. The left wing strut sustained substantial damage.

The pilot reported that there were no mechanical malfunctions or failures with the airplane that would have precluded normal operation.
Probable Cause: The pilot's failure to maintain directional control during the landing roll, which resulted in a runway excursion and a nose over.


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Revision history:

21-Dec-2015 18:56 Geno Added
21-Dec-2015 19:12 Geno Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source]
21-Dec-2015 21:25 goldfish Updated [Aircraft type]
21-Dec-2016 19:30 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
01-Dec-2017 15:34 ASN Update Bot Updated [Other fatalities, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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