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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 198973
Last updated: 15 December 2019
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Date:21-JUN-2009
Time:11:35
Type:Silhouette image of generic C206 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna T206H
Owner/operator:Otter Creek Aviation Llc
Registration: N6075M
C/n / msn: T20608654
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Columbus, GA -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Savannah, GA (SAV)
Destination airport:Columbus, GA (CSG)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The pilot was landing on runway 31, and reported that the airplane's flight path was "straight down the center line" of the runway. The airplane "porpoised" on touchdown twice, veered off the left side of the runway, and subsequently came to rest in a field. The airplane sustained structural damage to the landing gear and left wing spar. The winds reported at the airport about the time of the accident were from 340 degrees at 10 knots. The pilot reported about 580 hours of total flight experience, which included approximately 87 hours in the same make and model as the accident airplane. He did not report any mechanical anomalies with the airplane.
Probable Cause: The pilot's improper flare, which resulted in a hard landing.

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20090622X34010&key=1


Revision history:

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