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NTSB says object stuck in brake might have caused plane to flip

By Star-Advertiser staff

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Apr 06, 2014

~~<p>What caused the right main landing wheel to lock up, forcing a single-engine light airplane to flip over at Dillingham Airfield on Oahu in November remains undetermined, according to federal investigators.</p>
<p>But it is possible the locked brake and wheel might have been jammed by a rock or other foreign object, according to findings released Thursday by the National Transportation Safety Board.</p>
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What caused the right main landing wheel to lock up, forcing a single-engine light airplane to flip over at Dillingham Airfield on Oahu in November remains undetermined, according to federal investigators.

But it is possible the locked brake and wheel might have been jammed by a rock or other foreign object, according to findings released Thursday by the National Transportation Safety Board. Login for more...



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