Saturday, June 30, 2018

Cessna 152, N89887: Accident occurred June 30, 2018 near Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (KECP), Bay County, Florida

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Alabama and NW Florida

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NTSB Identification: GAA18CA419
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Saturday, June 30, 2018 in Panama City, FL
Aircraft: Cessna 152, registration: N89887

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.

Crashed onto a dirt road and inverted. 

Date: 30-JUN-18
Time: 15:45:00Z
Regis#: N89887
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 152
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: UNKNOWN
Aircraft Missing: No
Activity: UNKNOWN
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91

BAY COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - According to BCSO, deputies have arrived on the scene of a single engine Cessna plane crash on Sunbelt Road, off of Steelfield Road, in the Pine Log/West Bay area.

Officials said the pilot has been speaking to deputies and appears to be uninjured.

The plane is reportedly a rental plane out of Deland.

BCSO officials said the pilot flew to Destin from Deland and was headed to Panama City Beach when he had to make an emergency landing.

They also said upon landing on the dirt road, the front tire appears to have sunk in the sand and the plane flipped over.

According to BCSO, Bay County Fire is on scene as well as officials from the Northwest Florida International Airport.

Officials said the scene will be secured to await a team from the FAA, which will conduct the investigation into the crash.

Original article can be found here ➤

BAY COUNTY — Emergency personnel are responding to a call of a downed plane in the Pine Log/West Bay area of Bay County, according to the Bay County Sheriff’s Office.

The plane was found upside-down on Sunbelt Road, near Steelfield Landfill. 

BCSO reported that the pilot had to make an emergency landing, and “upon landing on the dirt road, the front tire appears to have sunk in the sand and the plane flipped over.”

The pilot was speaking with deputies on scene and appeared uninjured, BCSO reported. 

Initial reports indicated the plane ran out of fuel about 6 miles shy of Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport.

The plane — a Cessna 152, a single-engine fixed-wing aircraft — is a rental out of Deland, BCSO reported. 

The pilot reportedly had flown to Destin from Deland, and was headed to Panama City Beach.

The Federal Aviation Administration will investigate the crash.

Original article can be found here ➤


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