NTSB Identification: MIA06WA020
Incident occurred Monday, November 07, 2005 in Essequibo Coast, Guyana
Aircraft: Cessna 172M, registration:
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. The foreign authority was the source of this information.

On November 7, 2005, about 0630 Atlantic standard time, a Cessna 172M, Guyana registration, 8R-GVL, registered to and operated by Priamlall Mohanlall, as a business flight, had the left main landing gear strut, in the fuselage, outboard of the bolt, separate on landing at a private grass strip in Mazem, Essequibo Coast, Guyana. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed, and no flight plan was filed. The pilot was not injured, and the airplane incurred minor damage. The flight originated at Mazem, Guyana, the same day, about 0620.

According to an official with the Office of the Director General of the Guyana Civil Aviation Authority, during landing the left main landing gear separated near the fuselage attach point and the airplane incurred minor damage.

The accident investigation is under the jurisdiction of the Government of Guyana. Any further information pertaining to this accident maybe obtained from:

Guyana Civil Aviation Authority
82 Premniranjan Place
Prashad Nagar
Greater Georgetown, Guyana
Telephone: 592-225-6822
Facsimile: 592-225-6800

This report is for informational purposes only, and contains information obtained for or released by the Government of Guyana.

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