Accident: Piper Pacer, G-BUXV, Inisheer Arann Islands Galway, 5 Jul 2003, Report No 2003-011

SYNOPSIS

After an initial main wheel bounce, the tail wheel aircraft touched down a second time and immediately ground-looped to the left.  During the course of the ground-loop, the port undercarriage leg folded in under the fuselage and the port wing tip struck the ground.

Occurrence Date: 
Saturday, 5 July, 2003
Report Date: 
Wednesday, 17 September, 2003