Grumman AA-5A Cheetah, G-BFIN, 11 February 2008

Grumman AA-5A Cheetah, G-BFIN


During a landing on Runway 13 at Prestwick the aircraft was damaged. The pilot had judged that he was high on final approach and reduced power to increase the rate of descent. During the flare the aircraft landed heavily on the runway and pitched nose down, causing the propeller to strike the runway surface.

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Published 10 December 2014