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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240938
Last updated: 5 September 2020
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Registration: EC-XPT
C/n / msn: 12032-2644
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Castellón airfield (LECN) -   Spain
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Castellón de La Plana Airport (LECN)
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
The motorglider , registration EC-XPT, was about to land at on runway 18 of the Castellón Airfield (LECN), Spain.
When the aircraft was at a low height above the runway, the pilot acted on the brakes, consequently decreasing his speed, and causing the aircraft to collapse on the runway. The left wheel of the main gear broke off on impact with the ground.
The pilot controlled the aircraft, which continued moving along the runway for 150 to 200 meters until it stopped; then the pilot reported what happened and requested help.
There were no personal injuries.


Revision history:

05-Sep-2020 12:26 harro Added
05-Sep-2020 12:27 harro Updated [Location, Narrative]

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