Runway excursion Accident Maule MT-7-235 N627RK, Monday 12 September 2005
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Date:Monday 12 September 2005
Time:18:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic M7 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Maule MT-7-235
Owner/operator:Leonard Mcmaster
Registration: N627RK
MSN: 18036C
Year of manufacture:1998
Engine model:Lycoming IO-540
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Capon Bridge, West Virginia -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:Winchester Regional Airport, VA (KOKV)
Destination airport:Capon Bridge, WV (38WV)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
The pilot reported that he overran the runway due to excessive airspeed during the final approach. The airplane subsequently impacted small trees. The runway, which was located on the pilot's property, was 1,200 feet long and 50 feet wide. Winds at the time were calm.

Probable Cause: The pilot's misjudged distance/speed which resulted in an overrun and a subsequent impact with trees.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Report number: IAD05CA143
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 4 months
Download report: Final report



History of this aircraft

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