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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 224993
Last updated: 14 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-180 Cherokee C
Owner/operator:SKY Academy s.r.o
Registration: OK-UKD
MSN: 28-2318
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Pribram (Dlouhß Lhota u PřÝbrami) Airport (LKPM) -   Czech Republic
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:PrÝbram Airport (LKPM)
Destination airport:PrÝbram Airport (LKPM)
A Piper PA-28-180 Cherokee C, departed for a sightseeing flight when left main gear scissors bolt ruptured causing the wheel and the inner cylinder separated on liftoff. The wheel damaged the left flap, the aircraft climbed out safely however. Another pilot radioed what happend, incident aircraft entered a hold. The field was prepared for an emergency landing, fire trucks, ambulance and rescue helicopter were dispatched. Fire team foamed the runway. After more than an hour of holding the incident aircraft performed a flaps-up landing on rwy 24, keeping the left wing in the air as long as possible. The aircraft stopped on the runway, there was no fire and only a little if any damage with exception of the left main gear strut and the left flap. There were four people on board, noone was injured.

Videos of the landing:
Fractured bolt
Aircraft index of CAA: (photo)

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

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Photo of OK-UKD courtesy

P?Ýbram (LKPM)
12 October 2019; (c) Alastair T. Gardiner

Revision history:

11-May-2019 16:48 Nepa Added [Operator]
11-May-2019 17:47 Copi Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Source]
11-May-2019 18:53 RobertMB Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
11-May-2019 21:13 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code]
12-May-2019 07:32 off Updated [Operator, Source]
12-May-2019 14:01 off Updated [Source, Narrative]
12-May-2019 14:44 off Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
13-May-2019 17:48 Anon. Updated [Source, Embed code, Photo]
14-May-2019 18:22 off Updated [Source, Narrative]

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