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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 198638
Last updated: 9 January 2020
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Date:27-MAY-2016
Time:14:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic DA40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Diamond DA40
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N808ET
C/n / msn: 40.808
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Jacksonville, FL -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Jacksonville, FL (HEG)
Destination airport:Jacksonville, FL (HEG)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The pilot reported that during the landing roll in crosswind conditions, the airplane drifted off the runway to the right and the left wing impacted a runway sign.
A postaccident examination revealed substantial damage to the left wing.
The pilot reported no preaccident mechanical malfunctions or failures with the airplane that would have precluded normal operation.
An automated weather observing station 5 nautical miles from the accident airport, about the time of the accident, recorded the wind at 090 degrees true at 11 knots. The pilot reported he landed on runway 7.

Probable Cause: The pilot's failure to maintain directional control during the landing roll in crosswind conditions.

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20161122X02351


Revision history:

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