On April, 8, 1994, about 1550 eastern daylight time, a Piper PA-28-151, N32056, registered to Professional Flight Training Inc., ran off the runway and collided with a sign while performing a touch-and-go landing at Boca Raton Airport, Boca Raton, Florida, while on a 14 CFR Part 91 instructional flight. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed at the time and no flight plan was filed. The airplane was substantially damaged and the commercial-rated instructor and dual student were not injured. The flight originated at Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on April 8, 1994, about 1530. Use your browsers 'back' function to return to synopsisReturn to Query Page
The flight instructor stated that the student pilot was performing a touch-and-go landing. On approach the aircraft drifted to the left. As the main wheels touched the aircraft drifted "hard and quickly" to the left. He took control as the aircraft ran off the runway. As he was attempting to stop the aircraft it collided with a sign.