Cessna 172S Skyhawk, G-UFCE, 26 October 2008

Cessna 172S Skyhawk, G-UFCE


Immediately after landing in gusty conditions, the aircraft became airborne again. The second touchdown resulted in a heavy landing, causing the nose landing gear tyre to burst and the propeller to strike the ground. The pilot and passengers were uninjured. On examination damage was also observed to the lower forward fuselage and the engine firewall.

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Published 10 December 2014