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Plane Veers Off Runway At Meacham Airport

(FILE) Single engine plane. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

(FILE) Single engine plane. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – A small aircraft went off the runway shortly before 5 p.m. at Meacham International Airport Monday. The pilot (a student) of the single engine Piper Warrior wasn’t hurt.

Firefighters reported that the airplane sustained damage to the propeller and the front landing gear as a result of the hard landing.

The crash happened on a secondary runway which remained closed during the investigation.

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