Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Kaminskas Jungster I, N3243: Incident occurred April 15, 2019 at Boone County Airport (6I4), Lebanon, Indiana

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Indianapolis, Indiana

Flipped over after landing. 

https://registry.faa.gov/N3243

Date: 15-APR-19
Time: 20:03:00Z
Regis#: N3243
Aircraft Make: EXPERIMENTAL
Aircraft Model: RTH JUNGSTER 1
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: MINOR
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: UNKNOWN
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: LEBANON
State: INDIANA




LEBANON, Indiana (WISH) -- A small plane crashed Monday in Lebanon, leaving the pilot with injuries not believed to be life-threatening.

A single-engine plane landing on a grass strip at the Boone County Airport, 1600 E 250 S, crashed around 4 p.m., Sgt. Ben Phelps with Lebanon Police Department confirmed. 

After the wheels of the Kaminskas Jungster I experimental homebuilt aircraft touched down, the aircraft flipped over and landed upside down. 

The pilot, 55-year-old James Petko, of Mishawaka, was the sole occupant, and was able to get himself out of the plane before authorities arrived. He was taken to an Indianapolis hospital with minor injuries, according to police.

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