Date & Time: Mar 8, 2003 at 1027 LT
Type of aircraft:
Fokker F27 Friendship
Operator:
Registration:
N712FE
Flight Type:
Cargo
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Greensboro-New Bern
MSN:
10613
YOM:
1981
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Captain / Total flying hours:
8130
Captain / Total hours on type:
1450
Aircraft flight hours:
26665
Aircraft flight cycles:
28285
Circumstances:
After landing gear problems, the crew elected to divert to Kinston-Regional Jetport airport. On landing, right main gear failed and the aircraft came ot rest on runway. Both pilots escaped uninjured but the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.