Final Report: Accident involving an Urban Air Samba UFM-10, Registration EI-DXT, at Fethard Airstrip, Co. Tipperary, 22 June 2021. Report-2021-007

SYNOPSIS

The Urban Air Samba UFM-10 aircraft, with two persons on board, landed on Runway (RWY) 07 at Fethard Airstrip, Co Tipperary, Ireland. A rapeseed crop was growing adjacent to each side of the grass runway. During the landing roll, the left wingtip made contact with the crop, which caused the aircraft to turn suddenly to the left and depart the runway. The aircraft’s landing gear sustained damage. The two occupants were uninjured, and exited the aircraft normally. There was no fire.

Occurrence Date: 
Tuesday, 22 June, 2021
Report Date: 
Tuesday, 12 October, 2021