Small plane’s landing gear collapses while coming into John Wayne Airport

0 %
Success Rate
OVER $ 0 MILLION
won
OVER 0
cases

Small plane’s landing gear collapses while coming into John Wayne Airport

A light plane on Wednesday, Nov. 11, experienced technical issues while coming down at John Wayne Airport in Orange County and skidded across a runway, but no injuries were reported.

The twin-engine Comanche’s pilot reported trouble with the plane’s fixed landing equipment to air traffic controllers while approaching the airport at about 4 p.m., JWA spokeswoman Deanne Thompson said. Its left main landing gear collapsed as it made contact with the runway.

The two people aboard the plane were not injured, Thompson said.

The runway it came down on is designated for light aircraft, and was closed until an Orange County Fire Authority crew moved the plane out of the way at about 6 p.m. However, planes were able to use other runways, and flight schedules were not affected by the closure.

Legal Defenders at the Law Offices of Burg and Brock has helped countless families and individuals obtain the compensation they need to deal with expenses and move on with their lives. For a police report or other information, call us today at (818) 405-9091.

Request A Free Police Report

Share on

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin

Contact Us

Request A Free Police Report

If you or your family are involved or affected by this accident and would like the official Police Report of this incident, Pacific Attorney Group may be able to help. Please click here to request the police report.

Latest Settlements

$4.7 MillionPedestrian v. Auto
Read More
$4.5 MillionTruck v. Auto
Read More
$1.25 MillionAuto v. Auto (head injury)
Read More
$1.1 MillionPremises (slip and fall)
Read More
$1 Million Premises Liability (Wrongful Death)
Read More
$1.5 MillionAuto v. Auto (rear end)
Read More
Previous
Next

No fees Until We Win Your Case!

As seen On

Scroll to Top