Saturday, April 13, 2019

Cessna 177B, N16023: Incident occurred April 12, 2019 near Harford County Airport (0W3), Churchville, Maryland

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Baltimore, Maryland

Force landed in a field.

https://registry.faa.gov/N16023

Date: 12-APR-19
Time: 12:44:00Z
Regis#: N16023
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 177B
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: NONE
Activity: UNKNOWN
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: CHURCHVILLE
State: MARYLAND



The Level Volunteer Fire Company responded to a report of a small aircraft down in a field in the 3700 block of Aldino Road, not far from the Harford County Airport.

Harford County Fire & EMS spokeswoman Jennifer Chenworth said the plane was taking off from the Harford County Airport, had an engine failure and needed to make an emergency landing in the nearby field.

There were no injuries reported, although the aircraft sustained minor damage, Chenworth said. She was not sure how many people were on board or the type of aircraft.

The crash was reported at 8:42 a.m. Friday, according to the Harford County Fire & EMS official social media accounts.

The Level fire company was working to clear the scene.

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

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