FAA Flight Standards District Office: FAA Milwaukee FSDO-13
NTSB Identification: GAA16CA476
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Saturday, September 10, 2016 in Juneau, WI
Aircraft: LUSCOMBE 8, registration: N1263K
NTSB investigators will use data provided by various entities, including, but not limited to, the Federal Aviation Administration and/or the operator, and will not travel in support of this investigation to prepare this aircraft accident report.
AIRCRAFT ON LANDING IN THE GRASS, GEAR COLLAPSED, DODGE COUNTY AIRPORT, JUNEAU, WISCONSIN.
Aircraft Make: LUSCOMBE
Aircraft Model: 8
Event Type: Accident
Highest Injury: None
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
DODGE COUNTY, Wis. (WBAY) – The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating how a single-engine plane veered off the runway at the Dodge County Airport.
The Dodge County Sheriff’s Office responded at 4:52 p.m. Saturday. The pilot, who only landed in Dodge County to get fuel, veered the plane off the runway. It came to a rest in a grassy area next to the runway and taxiway.
The pilot was not hurt. He was traveling from Alabama to Manitowoc when he made the landing. He told authorities he bought the plane just a day earlier from a previous owner.
The airport did not close when the incident happened.
DODGE COUNTY — The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is investigating after a two-seat aircraft veered off the runway while attempting to land and came to a rest in a grassy area at the Dodge County Airport.
The incident occurred shortly after 4:45 p.m. Saturday, September 10th.
The pilot, who was the only person in the aircraft, was evaluated by medical personnel at the scene and was not treated or transported. He reported he bought the aircraft one day before the incident from a previous owner.
The airport remains open at this time.
No other details have been released.