Gear-up landing Incident Kappa 77 A.S KP-2U Sova (Super Sabre) ZU-DIY, 29 Jan 2011
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Type:Silhouette image of generic KP2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Kappa 77 A.S KP-2U Sova (Super Sabre)
Owner/operator:H.W.M. Visser
Registration: ZU-DIY
MSN: 1009/104
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Petit Airfield, South of Babsfontein, Gauteng -   South Africa
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:FARA (Petit)
Destination airport:FARA (Petit)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The Super Sabre took off for a training flight when the nose wheel broke off on rotation. A microlight that took off behind them notified the pilot and it was determmined that a wheels down landing was out of the question. A succesfull belly landing was carried out on the airstrip with minimal damage to the aircraft.




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31-Jan-2011 02:53 Topaz Added

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