Accident: Urban Air UFM-10 Samba XXL Microlight, OK-KUA, Kilkenny Aerodrome, Co. Kilkenny, 16 August 2009: Report No 2009-023

SYNOPSIS

Just prior to touch down on an instructional flight, with the student as the handling pilot, the aircraft was allowed to yaw to the left and touched down in a crabbed orientation.  The aircraft skidded to the left, departed the runway and suffered significant damage.

Occurrence Date: 
Sunday, 16 August, 2009
Report Date: 
Monday, 30 November, 2009