DHC-8-311, G-WOWA, 31 December 2006
Whilst landing at Newquay (Cornwall) Airport in turbulent conditions, the aircraft’s tail struck the runway. Flight data information showed that an excessive pitch attitude had been achieved just prior to touchdown, whilst the airspeed was below the intended approach speed.
DHC-8-311, G-WOWA 08-07.pdf (285.31 kb)
Published: 10 December 2014
Date of occurrence: 31 December 2006