Accident: Samba XXL, OK-KUA, Kilkenny Airfield, 28 July 2008: Report No 2008-022




The Student Pilot was carrying out his first solo flight in benign weather conditions.  On landing, the aircraft bounced twice, however the nose wheel collapsed on the third impact and the propeller then struck the ground.  The Student Pilot exited the aircraft uninjured.

Occurrence Date: 
Monday, 28 July, 2008
Report Date: 
Wednesday, 27 August, 2008