Diamond HK 36 TC, G-OSFA, 12 June 2006
Diamond HK 36 TC, G-OSFA
Following a normal approach and touch-down a loud scraping noise was heard from the front of the aircraft which was followed by the nose wheel detaching from the nose leg. The metallurgical examination revealed that both the nose landing gear wheel fork arms had failed in overload and that the materials were of the correct specification.
Diamond HK 36 TC, G-OSFA 05-07.pdf (434.10 kb)
Published: 10 December 2014
Date of occurrence: 12 June 2006