Aeronca Champ Club Inc: http://registry.faa.gov/N1915N
Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; St. Louis, Missouri
Aircraft ran off end of Runway 21 and flipped over after aborted takeoff.
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 120
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: UNKNOWN
Aircraft Missing: No
Flight Phase: TAKEOFF (TOF)
Columbia, IL (KMOX) A single engine plane ended up on it’s roof Sunday while landing at Sackman Field in Columbia Illinois.
KMOX’s Brian Kelly was on the scene shortly after it happened. Kelly says the plane’s pilot told him he had “just run out of runway”. He says he hit a berm and flipped over. At the end of the grass runway there is a freshly plowed field ready for tomato planting.
The pilot called it a minor incident.