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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 70440
Last updated: 22 May 2019
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Date:10-DEC-2009
Time:16:05
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172M Skyhawk II
Owner/operator:Bournemouth Flying Ltd.
Registration: G-ECON
C/n / msn: 172-64490
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Bournemouth Airport, Parley Lane, Christchurch, Dorset -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Dunkeswell (EGTU)
Destination airport:Bournemouth, Hurn (BOH/EGHH)
Investigating agency: AAIB
Narrative:
During the landing roll the hub on the left wheel came apart, allowing the outer section of the wheel hub, the tyre and inner tube to depart the aircraft. Four of the six bolts that clamp both parts of the hub together had wound out of their locating holes in the inner section of the hub. The first two to three threads in the remaining two holes in the inner section of the hub had been stripped.

The runway was closed for approximately 1 hour for recovery operations. None of the three persons on board was injured.

Nature of Damage: Left wheel spat, hub and brake disc damaged

Sources:

1. AAIB: https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/media/5422fb26ed915d1371000811/Cessna_172M_Skyhawk__G-ECON_05-10.pdf
2. CAA: https://siteapps.caa.co.uk/g-info/
3. https://www.planepictures.net/v3/search_en.php?srch=G-ECON&srng=2&stype=reg

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Dec-2009 11:55 skydancer Added
11-Dec-2009 17:07 JINX Updated
16-Oct-2012 17:46 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
16-Nov-2016 14:30 Dr.John Smith Updated [Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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