Aircraft crashes at Sussex airport

A two-seater plane has suffered a nose wheel collapse while landing at Shoreham Airport in Sussex. The pilot escaped the crash unhurt.

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Aircraft crash at Shoreham airport

A two-seater aircraft has had a nose wheel collapse when it landed on the runway at Shoreham Airport just before 3.30pm today.

The pilot - a 62-year-old from Lewes was not injured. A South East Coast Ambulance crew were called to the scene as were West Sussex Fire & Rescue.

The Cessna plane has suffered damage to its nose, propeller and undercarriage.


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