FAA Flight Standards District Office: FAA Scottsdale FSDO-07
AIRCRAFT FORCE LANDED IN A FIELD 10 MILES FROM GOODYEAR AIRPORT, GOODYEAR, ARIZONA
Aircraft Make: DIAMOND
Aircraft Model: DA40
Event Type: Incident
Highest Injury: None
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
GOODYEAR, AZ - Authorities are responding after a plane landed in an empty lot near the Goodyear airport on Tuesday.
Images from Air15 showed the plane in a desert area southwest of the airport, near S. Sarival Avenue and MC 85.
Goodyear firefighters said the plane landed safely and the two pilots onboard were not injured.
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Goodyear Fire Department officials said a crew responded to the scene Tuesday afternoon after reports of a plane down near 163rd Avenue and Ocotillo Road.
They said the two pilots aboard the plane weren’t injured. Their names and ages weren’t immediately released, but authorities said the plane was affiliated with BTC flight school.
There’s no immediate word on why the aircraft had to make the emergency landing.
GOODYEAR, AZ (KPHO/KTVK) - A small plane landed in a field near 163rd Avenue and Ocotillo Road Tuesday afternoon.
Crews from the Goodyear Fire Department responded to the scene, calling it out as an Alert 2.
Firefighters say the aircraft landed safely just south of an airport.
Neither pilot was hurt.