Piper PA-32R-300 Lance, G-DTCP, 25 August 2006

Piper PA-32R-300 Lance, G-DTCP


During taxi the GPS assembly fell from the right instrument panel. The commander attempted to catch the unit, with the aircraft still in motion. Whilst the commander was distracted the aircraft departed the taxiway, causing the aircraft to sink into a ‘french’ drain, leading to the collapse of the nosewheel.

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Published 10 December 2014