Accident: Piper PA 16 Clipper, EI-EMT, Letterkenny Airfield, Co. Donegal, 22 May 2012: Report 2013-009


The aircraft was approaching RWY 25 for a landing when, without any control input, the aircraft suddenly tracked to the right of the runway, struck a windsock pole and a boundary ditch and impacted into the adjacent field. The Pilot was unhurt and exited the aircraft without assistance.

Occurrence Date: 
Tuesday, 22 May, 2012
Report Date: 
Monday, 8 July, 2013