Thursday, March 16, 2017

Piper Meridian M600, KGS Investments LLC, N600ST: Accident occurred March 15, 2017 at Bellefontaine Regional Airport (KEDJ), Logan County, Ohio

KGS Investments LLC:

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Columbus, Ohio

Aircraft crashed on landing. 

Date: 15-MAR-17
Time: 12:30:00Z
Regis#: N600ST
Aircraft Make: PIPER
Aircraft Model: 46
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: UNKNOWN
Aircraft Missing: No
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
State: OHIO

A Celina man was not injured Wednesday morning when he experienced problems landing his plane at the Bellefontaine Regional Airport. 

According to the Marysville post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol, 67 year old Leonard Schoenleben was trying to land his 2016 Piper Meridian M600 at approximately 8:30 am when he lost control and went off the left side of the runway.

The nose and propeller struck the ground. 

The plane sustained moderate damage, Schoenleben, who was the lone occupant, was not injured. 

He had left earlier in the morning from the Neil Armstrong Airport in New Knoxville. The FAA has been contacted. 

This incident remains under investigation.

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