Sunday, November 19, 2017

Cessna 310R, N3291M, Dingledine Trucking Company: Accident occurred November 19, 2017 at Grimes Field Airport (I74), Urbana, Champaign County, Ohio

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

Dingledine Trucking Company:

Aircraft landed gear up.

Date: 19-NOV-17
Time: 20:00:00Z
Regis#: N3291M
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: C310
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Activity: UNKNOWN
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
State: OHIO

URBANA — UPDATE @ 12:49 p.m. (Nov. 20):

A pilot forgot to initiate his landing gear when he crashed his airplane at Grimes Field Airport in Urbana Sunday, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

The airplane crashed at 3:30 p.m. and had originated from Trumbull County Airfield in northeast Ohio, troopers said.

No injuries were reported and the FAA was called to conduct an investigation, however so far no citations have been issued, the patrol said.

The airplane was a Cessna 310, OSP said.


State troopers are investigating a plane crash that occurred at Grimes Field Airport in Urbana Sunday afternoon. 

Investigators were dispatched to the airport around 3:30 p.m. Sunday after the incident was reported. 

Dispatchers said the incident was ‘minor’ and no injuries were reported. 

Original article can be found here ➤

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Landing "gear up" is not a crash - just a very expensive mishap! Final Items - GUMPS PLEASE!!!!!!