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Cessna 170, N4087V: Accident occurred January 27, 2019 in Yakima County, Washington

Yakima 65 N Flying Club

https://registry.faa.gov/N4087V

NTSB Identification: GAA19CA126
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Sunday, January 27, 2019 in Yakima, WA
Aircraft: Cessna 170, registration: N4087V

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.




YAKIMA, Washington  – A small plane went down in the 9500 block of N. Wenas Rd. around 4 p.m.

Law enforcement and fire department personnel located the plane and pilot several hundred yards out into a field.

The pilot, 73-year-old James Bell of Yakima, was the only occupant of the plane and did not sustain any injuries.

Bell said he was flying overhead when he experienced an engine malfunction that could not be resolved before he was required to make an emergency landing.

The plane touched down in a large open field and traveled about 300 feet before coming to a stop, it did not sustain any significant damage.

Original article can be found here ➤ https://fox41yakima.com

YAKIMA, Washington - A small plane went down in the 9500 block of N. Wenas Rd. around 4 p.m.

Law enforcement and fire department personnel located the plane and pilot several hundred yards out into a field. 

The pilot, 73-year-old James Bell of Yakima, was the only occupant of the plane and did not sustain any injuries. 

Bell said he was flying overhead when he experienced an engine malfunction that could not be resolved before he was required to make an emergency landing. 

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

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