Date & Time: May 7, 2008
Type of aircraft:
Piper PA-31-350 Navajo Chieftain
Torquip Transmission Services
Landing (descent or approach)
Just after landing, the Piper PA-31-350 Navajo Chieftain (a Panther III version) hit a rock on runway. Right main gear was sheared off, aircraft veered off runway and came to rest. Nobody was injured but the aircraft was damaged beyond repair due to severe damage to right wing, right engine and tail also.
Rock hit on ground after landing.