|37000 Feet||Browse and search NASA's
Aviation Safety Reporting System
|Local Time Of Day||1201-1800|
|Make Model Name||PA-32 Cherokee Six/Lance/Saratoga/6X|
|Operating Under FAR Part||Part 91|
|Route In Use||None|
|Qualification||Flight Crew Instrument|
Flight Crew Private
|Experience||Flight Crew Last 90 Days 10|
Flight Crew Total 1644
Flight Crew Type 1100
|Anomaly||Ground Event / Encounter Ground Strike - Aircraft|
Ground Excursion Taxiway
Was taxiing to run up area after initial startup; was looking at a gauge and taxied off taxiway into mud from previous night's rain and nose gear collapsed causing a prop strike.
Original NASA ASRS Text
Title: PA32 pilot reported experiencing a nose gear collapse and prop strike when he taxied off the runway while checking gauges.
Narrative: Was taxiing to run up area after initial startup; was looking at a gauge and taxied off taxiway into mud from previous night's rain and nose gear collapsed causing a prop strike.
Data retrieved from NASA's ASRS site and automatically converted to unabbreviated mixed upper/lowercase text. This report is for informational purposes with no guarantee of accuracy. See NASA's ASRS site for official report.