FAA Flight Standards District Office: FAA Birmingham FSDO-09
Aircraft Make: MOONEY
Aircraft Model: M20E
Event Type: Incident
Highest Injury: None
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
AIRCRAFT FORCE LANDED IN A FIELD, NEAR ROBERTSDALE, ALABAMA.
BAY MINETTE, Ala. (WPMI) — A pilot got stuck in a scary situation Tuesday when he was forced to make an emergency landing in a field near County Road 112, just outside of Bay Minette.
The Baldwin County Sheriff's Office tells Local 15 News the pilot was having mechanical problems. They say he made it out okay.
No word on where the pilot was coming from, or where he was headed.
Story and video: http://local15tv.com
BAY MINETTE, Ala. (WEAR) — A small plane made an emergency landing in Bay Minette Tuesday morning.
Federal Aviation Administration officials told Channel 3 News a Mooney M20E aircraft, registration N79847, reported engine problems and landed in a field in Robertsdale, Alabama at about 10:50 a.m.
Baldwin County officials told Channel 3 News the pilot landed near County Road 112. Only the pilot was on board.
There is no indication that the pilot has been injured.
The FAA is investigating.