Saturday, October 21, 2017

Just JA 30 Superstol, N906AP: Incident occurred October 20, 2017 near Oakland County International Airport (KPTK), Michigan

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Grand Rapids, Michigan

Aircraft force landed in a field.

Date: 20-OCT-17
Time: 19:00:00Z
Regis#: N906AP
Aircraft Make: JUST AIRCRAFT
Aircraft Model: JA30 SUPERSTOL
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: NONE
Activity: UNKNOWN
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)

WHITE LAKE TOWNSHIP (WWJ) — Police in White Lake Township are looking into an emergency plane landing around 3 p.m. on Friday.

Investigators say the plane — which was occupied by only the pilot — left Oakland International Airport, and a short time later the pilot started to experience engine problems.

Lt. Larry Sheldon of the White Lake Township Police Department said the plane was able to make a safe landing in a nearby field.

“He landed the plane in a field just west of Hill Road and north of M-59,” Sheldon told WWJ Newsradio 950. “There was no injury in the accident and no damage to the aircraft.”

White Lake Police added that they have contacted the FAA, but their investigation should wrap-up later today.

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WHITE LAKE TOWNSHIP, Mich. - A small plane safely landed Friday afternoon near West Hill Road in White Lake Township after experiencing engine failure near the Oakland County International Airport, according to police.

The pilot was able to land the plane near West Hill Road at Highland Road.

No injuries were reported and the plane suffered no damage during the landing.

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