Preliminary Accident Reports

May 2009 Issue

March 15, 2009, Gardner, Kan., Piper PA-28-151

After landing, the pilot taxied the airplane to the tiedown area. The pilot turned left, after the fuel pumps, and continued to taxi the airplane between a row of parked airplanes and the FBO building. The pilot stated he thought one of the parked airplanes was further back in the row, so he moved to the right; the airplane’s right wing then impacted the building’s porch posts. No one was injured.

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