Piper PA-28R-201 Cherokee Arrow III, G-OARO, 26 March 2013
Piper PA-28R-201 Cherokee Arrow III, G-OARO
The pilot reduced engine power too early on short finals, causing the aircraft to sink and strike soft ground before the paved runway surface. The aircraft, which suffered substantial damage, continued forward onto the runway and was taxied clear before being shut down.
Date of occurrence: 26 March 2013