Monday, August 19, 2013

Cirrus SR22T, Honey Badger Aviation LLC, N21HE: Accident occurred August 18, 2013 in Texarkana, Arkansas


A single-engine plane made an emergency landing in Texarkana.

It happened around 7:30 p.m. Sunday night in an empty field some 3 miles from the Texarkana Regional Airport.

Emergency responders say the plane was experiencing some type of engine trouble.  The pilot deployed the CAPS parachute and force landed to a field etween highway 549 and Sanderson Lane in Miller County.

According to authorities, the pilot was walking around the scene and did not appear to be injured.

The National Transportation Safety Board has been contacted and will be investigating the crash.
A Cirrus SR22T came to rest in a field near Arkansas Highway 549 and Sanderson Lane after experiencing engine problems.