Preliminary Accident Reports

November 2011 Issue

September 17, 2011, Pahrump, Nev., Cessna 170

At about 1100 Pacific time, the airplane experienced a loss of engine power on final approach. The pilot subsequently landed short of the intended runway. The airline transport pilot was not injured. The airplane sustained substantial damage to the forward portion of the fuselage and wings. Visual conditions prevailed.

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