Preliminary Accident Reports

July 2000 Issue

April 8, Leesburg, Fla. / Cessna 150

At 13:00 EDT, a Cessna 150M struck a jet blast fence while on final approach to runway 21 at the Leesburg Municipal Airport. The pilot and passenger received minor injuries. Witnesses said the airplane appeared to be low on the approach and the nose gear struck the concrete blast fence. The nose gear folded back and the airplane struck the runway nose-low and slid to a stop....

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