- Air Accidents Investigation Branch
- 9 March 2017
- Date of occurrence:
- 19 October 2016
- Aircraft category:
- General aviation - fixed wing
- Report type:
- Bulletin - Correspondence investigation
- Aircraft type:
- Piper PA-44-180 Seminole
- Warton Aerodrome, Lancashire
Loss of directional control on landing, Warton Aerodrome, Lancashire, 19 October 2016.
The pilot lost directional control on landing and the aircraft departed the runway as a result of the emergency landing gear lowering cable fouling one of the brake pedals. The right propeller was damaged when it struck the ground as the pilot attempted to taxi from the grass back onto the paved surface.
Download glossary of abbreviations:
Published: 9 March 2017
Date of occurrence: 19 October 2016