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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 195673
Last updated: 18 January 2022
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Time:16:49 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA34 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-34-200T Seneca II
Registration: OB-1564
MSN: 34-7770166
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:San Lorenzo Airport (SPQM) -   Peru
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Yurimaguas
Destination airport:San Lorenzo Airport (SPQM)
Investigating agency: CIAA Peru
The plane veered off the runway upon landing; the nose gear and left hand main gear collapsed. There were no personal injuries.

Probable Cause:
Non-commanded retraction of the Nose Gear during taxiing after landing, caused by deformation and breakage of the Extended Nose Gear Locking Connector, not detected during the inspection and maintenance tasks of the aircraft operator, allowing the forces acting from the runway on the Nose Gear to suddenly press it into the retracted position.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: CIAA Peru
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report
Other occurrences involving this aircraft

21 Feb 2021 OB-1564 SAETA 0 Puerto Esperanza Airport sub
Runway excursion.

Revision history:

26-May-2017 07:20 gerard57 Added
26-May-2017 07:21 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
27-Dec-2018 19:57 harro Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Accident report, ]
23-Feb-2021 19:35 harro Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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