Wednesday, November 21, 2018

TL-Ultralight Sting Sport, N494N: Incident occurred November 17, 2018 in Clermont, Lake County, Florida

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Orlando, Florida

Crashed into a field.

https://registry.faa.gov/N494N

Date: 17-NOV-18
Time: 16:40:00Z
Regis#: N494N
Aircraft Make: TL ULTRALIGHT SRO
Aircraft Model: STINGSPORT
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: MINOR
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: MINOR
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: UNKNOWN (UNK)
Operation: 91
City: CLERMONT
State: FLORIDA




CLERMONT, Florida — The pilot of a TL-Ultralight Sting Sport aircraft escaped major injury after a crash Saturday morning, officials said.

The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating the crash of a small plane that went into a cow pasture in Clermont around 11:55 a.m.

Lake County Fire Rescue said they responded to the area near Frank Jarrell Road and treated the pilot at the scene for minor injuries.

There was only one occupant in the plane during the crash.

Original article can be found here ➤ https://www.wesh.com

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

That's an awfully nice looking field, I probably would have elected to go for a landing. But I guess if you got the chute might as well use it!

Unknown said...

Missing a Hz Stab and Elevator, that could be the reason for the chute.