Hard landing Incident American Aviation AA-5 Traveler N5880L, 19 Jan 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic AA5 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
American Aviation AA-5 Traveler
Owner/operator:Phil Four Six LLC
Registration: N5880L
MSN: AA5-0080
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Leesburg Exec Airport (JYO/KJYO), Leesburg, VA -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Leesburg Executive Airport, VA (JYO/KJYO)
Destination airport:Leesburg Executive Airport, VA (JYO/KJYO)
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
The aircraft experienced severe damage to the elevators and horizontal stabilizer and a subsequent hard landing and landing gear collapse during an emergency landing at Leesburg Exec Airport (JYO/KJYO), Leesburg, Virginia. The airplane sustained extensive damage and the two occupants on board were not injured during the incident. Postaccident examination of the airplane revealed the left elevator was partially separated, with the outboard portion of it well below the position of the horizontal stabilizer. The airplane was secured pending further examination of the elevator primary and secondary flight control system.




JYO, 19 Jan 2021

Revision history:

22-Jan-2021 05:10 Geno Added
22-Jan-2021 05:11 Geno Updated [Aircraft type]
22-Jan-2021 17:45 oldnavy Updated [Source]
06-Feb-2021 08:39 Anon. Updated [Damage, Narrative, Photo]

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