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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 23631
Last updated: 23 May 2019
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Date:07-JAN-1998
Time:16:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA38 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-38-112 Tomahawk
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: F-GFYX
C/n / msn: 38-80A0068
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Cannes Mandelieu (06) -   France
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Cannes Mandelieu (LFMD)
Destination airport:Cannes Mandelieu (LFMD)
Investigating agency: BEA
Narrative:
The student made a few circuits of the airfield. In the final circuit, considering himself a little too high, he took a slight nose down attitude, reduced power. Landing too fast, the aircraft bounced into contact with the track and then falls back on the front. The aircraft veered to the left and off the track.

Sources:

https://www.bea.aero/docspa/1998/f-yx980107/htm/f-yx980107.html

http://www.bea.aero/docspa/1998/f-yx980107/pdf/f-yx980107.pdf

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: BEA
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
04-Mar-2012 12:57 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
22-Jun-2013 08:47 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport]

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